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commit 20a782bacf0e2f9ff47a225ed50f76a9b1a5bfcb
parent 2e9e22b61a903e057b609111dc0094fab308aeb2
Author: lostd <lostd@2f30.org>
Date:   Tue Nov 25 12:04:55 +0200

Notes on font size and screen resolution

guides/rpi-tv.md | 13+++++++++++++
1 file changed, 13 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
diff --git a/guides/rpi-tv.md b/guides/rpi-tv.md @@ -293,6 +293,19 @@ scripts and symlinks to organise our media files. nausea -d 2 +#### Font size + +I've found that for my 32-inch 1366x768 native resolution TV, an 800x450 +console resolution is acceptable for the characters to be legible. To +change this edit `/boot/config.txt`: + + framebuffer_width=800 + framebuffer_height=450 + +Another option is to use a terminal emulator like `fbterm`. This way +you get `fontconfig` and friends plus unicode support. + + Cheers! lostd@