[R-SIG-Mac] Text size on console

John Maindonald john.maindonald at anu.edu.au
Wed Aug 31 13:43:25 CEST 2005

Having sent the message, it occurred to me that I should save
the workspace when ending the session in which the text size
has been changed.  This fixes the problem, for the following

Mostly, I use the GUI version mostly for downloading packages, and
usually do not save the workspace when I end the session.
John Maindonald.

On 31 Aug 2005, at 9:25 PM, John Maindonald wrote:

> I am using the binary for 2.1.1.  I am able to increase the size of
> the text in the console, using either the font menu item under Format
> or the Command-Shift+ key combination.  However, as soon as I press
> the Enter key, the following prompt becomes miniscule, and the output
> from R appears in this same miniscule (maybe 3pt) font.  Anything I
> type in appears at the font size that I have set for the console,
> however.
> The problem started after I first changed the font from the default.
> It has persisted through 10.3.9, 10.4.0 and 10.4.2, and through
> several reinstallations of R. Any clues on what may be the problem
> would be helpful.
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