June 2, 2008

Editor font for programming

After reading Monospace/Fixed Width Programmer's Fonts I decided to switch my editor font to Bitstream Vera Sans Mono. As a bonus I increased to default font size so I can read my application code better. A bigger font size also forces me to not write long methods, because I cannot see them otherwise on one screen.

The before picture in NetBeans:

And the after picture in NetBeans: