RE: [R] Larger X11 fonts under R-2.1.0

From: Brahm, David <David.Brahm_at_geodecapital.com>
Date: Fri 20 May 2005 - 06:55:42 EST


Thanks very much to Prof Brian Ripley <ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk> for the quick and illuminating reply:
> We have corrected a bug: you now get the size you ask for...
> DId you think to actually measure the sizes? Might be interesting
> (although you may need to measure the window too).

Sticking a ruler up to my screen, I measure the "12pt" font at 13.5 pt (where 1 pt = 1/72 inch), and the "10pt" at 9.5 pt. My window as a whole is about 1.2x as large as I asked for, though. So the "10pt" font is a little small, but the sizes are roughly right (in R-2.1.0).


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