Annoying Problem Changing Fonts In Urxvt

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – In my experience, "xft:blah" very often gets me spaced-out fonts in urxvt, so I just avoid using that.So instead of doing:eriksatie wrote:urxvt -fn "xft:Iris-10"Try:urxvt -fn --iris-medium-r-normal--10-100-72-72-m-60-iso8859-1Also, did you run `xrdb ~/.Xdefaults` after editing ~/.Xdefaults?To check if the iris font is seen by the X server:xlsfonts | grep irisI suppose you have it.On a slightly different note, you should:1. Consider packaging and installing your fonts through the standard Arch Build System procedures (in the case of iris, it's shipped with AUR/sgi-fonts (HowTos)