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    Here’s the designer’s page with the font:


    I can’t say I’m a huge fan, but lately I’ve been appreciating serif fonts (even for monospace) like Go Mono.

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      It reminds me a lot of Terminus, except that it uses a more balanced mix of sharp and curved corners, for more sci-fi feel, where Terminus just makes everything a 45° bevel.

      They’re both definitely in the camp of ‘geometric shapes stretched to fit 8×16 character cells’ though, as opposed to the more natural shapes of Sudo, Monoid or the classic -*-lucidatypewriter-medium-r-*-*-12-*-75-75-*-*-iso10646-1

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        I’m a sucker for a (non-Courier) monospace serif. So far the only ones I’ve seen are Luxi Mono, Go Mono, and whatever the old Sun console font was.

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          Yes! That old Sun console font (“Sun 12x22”) was the one I didn’t know I was looking for! Go Mono comes quite close imho.

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            It was also known as Sun Gallant, I believe.

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            There are also:

            PT Mono probably deserves an honourable mention. Some of its glyphs have serifs & some don’t.

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              Some of its glyphs have serifs & some don’t.

              Plex Mono is another nice “hybrid.”

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            My first impression isn’t positive either. Curiously, I have the same issue with the monospaced font in the screenshots as with the article font: The spacing between the letters is too large relative to the spacing between words, giving the appearance of a jumble of single letters rather than words. Is that just me?

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              Due to this I decided to try Go Mono as my terminal font for the next days. Mono-serifs has some appeal because it somewhat hides the kerning problems of monospace fonts.

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              it reminds me a bit of ProFontIIx

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                I’m so glad I can’tstartx from the console anymore, because it means I won’t convince myself it’s okay to look at that font

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                  I’m so glad I can’tstartx from the console anymore

                  You can’t?

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                    001: SECURITY FIX: October 25, 2018 All architectures

                    The Xorg X server incorrectly validates certain options, allowing arbitrary files to be overwritten. As an immediate (temporary) workaround, the Xorg binary can be disabled by running: chmod u-s /usr/X11R6/bin/Xorg A source code patch exists which remedies this problem.

                    See https://www.openbsd.org/errata64.html

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                      Oh, thanks. I have that patch applied. I do startx from the console :-)

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                        Weird, I had to set up xenodm.