Bug 19731 - xterm in XFree86-4.0.1-1 has font problems
Summary: xterm in XFree86-4.0.1-1 has font problems
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-10-25 01:35 UTC by dh_redhat
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:29 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-31 19:00:50 UTC
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Description dh_redhat 2000-10-25 01:35:20 UTC
When using the 'fixed' font with xterm, the bold version of it is
Note that the same font setting (fixed, bold) in rxvt or gnome-terminal
looks correct.

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2001-03-31 15:19:36 UTC
Hmm.  Seems to look ok on my machine..  perhaps I'm not set up the same tho..

Can you provide me with the exact steps to duplicate the problem?

Comment 2 dh_redhat 2001-03-31 19:00:46 UTC
I run 'xterm -fn fixed', my shell is 'zsh' with the prompt set as PS1='%B%n%b@%m
(%B%~%b%)%!%# ' The bold part of the prompt is unreadable when using xterm, but 
it is fine with rxvt.

Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2001-11-01 03:14:10 UTC
I consider this a configuration problem rather than a bug.  If you
play around with font settings, you should be able to get it to

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