[PyKDE] Fonts of QLabels and QTextEdits

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Sun Feb 15 00:30:01 GMT 2004

On Saturday 14 February 2004 22:36, dan at tombstonezero.net wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm running PyQt and sip 20040104, Qt/Mac 3.2.3, MacPython 2.3.3,
> and Mac OS X 10.2.8.  I have two font-related problems/questions:
> 1.  Why are all my QLabel fields smaller than my QTextEdit and
>     QLineEdit fields?  It looks like the editable fields are
>     picking up Mac OS X's default font, Lucida Grande 13, but that
>     the labels are maybe only 10 or 11 point.  I don't call any
>     font or style functions.
> 2.  I have one user-editable QTextEdit field whose font I *used
>     to* set to Courier 11 by passing QFont( "Courier", 11 ) to its
>     setCurrentFont method from __init__.  That worked fine, but
>     *sometimes* it would revert to Lucida Grande 13 after I called
>     its clear method (which is connected directly to a PYSIGNAL).
>     Any ideas why/when this might happen?
> Also, these questions seem more Qt related than PyQt related; are
> they better asked on the Qt- mailing list?

Yes, but pretend you are using C++ :)


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