Changing Fonts in IDLE-0.5
martin.franklin at westerngeco.com
Wed Feb 14 09:33:09 CET 2001
With idle 0.5 you should take a look around line 141 in
if sys.platform[:3] == 'win':
text['font'] = ("lucida console", 8)
to just this.....
text['font'] = ("Courier ", 24)
24 may be a little too big but you get the idea.
You should consider upgrading to python 2.0 and idle 0.6
Dan Parisien wrote:
> Jeff Stephens wrote:
> > Already did. The only entries for font are in EditorWindow.py and
> > EditorWindow.pyc. The latter file can't be viewed in
> > an editor. I suspect it's some sort of compiled version of the .py
> > file.
> Yep. It's the byte-compiled python source (it's faster for python to load).
> A mad-hack you could pull is changing line 152:
> text['font'] = edconf.get('font-name'), edconf.get('font-size')
> text['font'] = "courier", "12"
> I hope it works :)
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