How do I set gtk.RadioButton font?

Nikos Kouremenos nk at ebox.gr
Thu Sep 2 12:11:49 CEST 2004


Google Mike wrote:
> I've got pyGTK 2-1.99.14 (which comes with my RH9 Linux). Does anyone
> know how to set the gtk.RadioButton font? I'm finding the font size
> too big for an application I need to build.

Your font is too big only for this? you can change the fonts for 
GTK/GNOME by running 'gnome-font-properties'

If you want especially this one to set it smaller and
if you really want to go the 'programmatically' way, then: 
http://www.pygtk.org/pygtk2reference/pango-markup-language.html

GLADE XML is better (especially for such stuff)
just enable the USE_MARKUP and then right in the "text"
<small>YOU_TEXT</small>

here is a label of a quick label I clicked in GLADE, and glade wrote this:

		<widget class="GtkLabel" id="label33">
		  <property name="visible">True</property>
		  <property name="label" translatable="yes"><span 
background="lightgreen"><big>Welcome</big></span>
<small><span background="white">If you change the 
settings don't forget to Save &amp; Activate in a 
Profile!</span></small>
</property>
		  <property name="use_underline">False</property>
		  <property name="use_markup">True</property>
		  <property name="justify">GTK_JUSTIFY_CENTER</property>
		  <property name="wrap">False</property>
		  <property name="selectable">False</property>
		  <property name="xalign">0.5</property>
		  <property name="yalign">0.5</property>
		  <property name="xpad">0</property>
		  <property name="ypad">0</property>
		</widget>


for GLADE files and PyGTK take a look here:
http://www.async.com.br/faq/pygtk/index.py?req=show&file=faq22.001.htp

also consider seeing other peopple's sources and you're done :)

Have fun PyGTKing



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