[Tutor] [Kirk Bailey: idle is idle]
Lloyd Hugh Allen
Fri, 07 Dec 2001 06:28:24 -0500
There should be a line in EditorWindow.py that reads
text['font'] = edconf.get('font-name'), edconf.get('font-size')
and the entire contents of config-win.txt are
font-name: courier new
I like to use a monospaced font, myself, so that tab-stops don't look
funny to me.
Kalle Svensson wrote:
> I just got this message, and I haven't got an IDLE handy. Anyone?
> ----- Forwarded message from Kirk Bailey <email@example.com> -----
> From: Kirk Bailey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Kalle Svensson <email@example.com>
> Subject: idle is idle
> Date: Fri, 07 Dec 2001 02:12:39 -0500
> X-Mailer: Mozilla 4.74 [en] (Win98; U)
> Organization: Silas Dent Memorial Cabal of ERIS Esoteric and hot dog boiling society so there.
> X-Accept-Language: en
> OK, me goofed.
> Went to enlarge the font. Read the help.txt file for idle, THOUGHT I was
> doing the right thing. Set the font size to '12' and the font face to
> 'Lucidia Console'. Now it won't fire up at all. Grr...
> Wish I saved the original file, I could have restored it. OK, gimee a
> clue, how do I fix it gang?
> In the help file, there is only one line that referrs to font, it says
> how to change that one line, and I did it wrong. Please send me a copy
> of that line, how to restore it, and how to change it so I can use a
> larger font- size 12 would work on this screen resolution and this pair
> of feeble eyeballs.
> Kalle Svensson wrote:
> ----- End forwarded message -----
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