[xmonad] Problem with Emacs and XMonad
xmonad at cenderis.demon.co.uk
Mon Jun 15 04:16:39 EDT 2009
"Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH" <allbery at ece.cmu.edu> writes:
> *snort* emacs has always had weird problems with font sizing, and not
> just with xmonad (or even with tiling window managers or non-
> reparenting window managers).
Sure. The right way to do it ought to be to use M-x list-fonts then
customize default. But (last time I tried, anyway) that only worked
for the first frame. But setting resources should work, and seems to
The issue turns out to be the tool-bar: Emacs seems to create its
window with the correct size, then the tool-bar gets added and (with
xmonad) the bottom of the frame is lost. I doubt that's an xmonad
issue, it's presumably that emacs is assuming it can resize rather
than asking in the proper way.
More information about the xmonad