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From: Matthew Lundin <mdl@imapmail.org>
To: Ryan <rswaggie@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Custom Fonts Fail with Tables
Date: Sun, 01 Feb 2009 15:57:22 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m2ljspq0ql.fsf@fastmail.fm> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <227896780902011347r79856fc2ha2b64da60d2eb21d@mail.gmail.com> (Ryan's message of "Sun\, 1 Feb 2009 15\:47\:12 -0600")

Ryan <rswaggie@gmail.com> writes:

> When I change the default font to a custom font (such as Calibri or Arial),
> the tables seem to get messed up.  

Calibri and Arial are sans-serif (i.e., not monospaced) fonts. Tables in
these fonts will not align, since the space between characters varies.

> I'm going to suppose that this is some kind of Windows fonts issue with
> fixed-width fonts.  Are there any solutions?  I really prefer a font other
> than Courier.

This page has a list of fixed-width/monospace fonts:



  reply	other threads:[~2009-02-01 21:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-02-01 21:47 Ryan
2009-02-01 21:57 ` Matthew Lundin [this message]
2009-02-02  6:42   ` Yee Keat Phuah

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