Monaco 9 on Xcode 11
I am a long time Mac programmer. I started with the 68000 Macintosh Development System in 1984, and ever since, I used the Monaco 9 screen font for coding of everything in C, FORTRAN, Pascal, C++, Objective-C, HTML, JS, CSS, SVG, ... For me it was such an incredible disappointment that the real Monaco 9, i.e. the screen font, had gone with Xcode 9, that I kept Xcode 8 for the daily work. Finally, I need to move ahead from macOS 10.13 to 10.14 Mojave, and Xcode 8 did not work anymore. That's the bad news. The good news is that the Monaco 9 screen font is back with Xcode 11.2 - Hurray!
This comes not toll free, a few adjustments in the Terminal need to be made:
Now close and re-open Xcode and that's it.
What a great relieve. Finally, I am missing only SVN for being totally happy, but that is another story.
Copyright © Dr. Rolf Jansen - 2019-11-18 14:15:32
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