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Re: set-default-font

From: ken
Subject: Re: set-default-font
Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 16:38:16 -0400
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On 8/25/20 2:32 PM, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
>> Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 21:27:59 +0300
>> From: Eli Zaretskii <>
>>> From: ken <>
>>> Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 12:54:09 -0400
>>> In my ~/.emacs (version 27.1-1.1.x86_64, I believe) I have a function
>>> containing
>>> set-default-font "-*-*-regular-r-*-*-*-180-*-75-*-*-iso8859-1")
>> This setting is redundant, because Emacs does that by default.  I
>> suggest that you simply delete it, you shouldn't see any difference.

It's part of a larger function, so that I can change the font size
(small, medium, large) from a menu.

> Or, if you did that to get a larger font, use set-face-attribute
> instead to request a larger font without specifying it in XLFD format
> (which requires too much information you don't want to provide).

Changing to:


errors out.  This is from *Backtrace*:

Debugger entered--Lisp error: (wrong-number-of-arguments (2 . 2) 1)

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