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As I didn't see the option to configure start window size of xfce4's terminal program , is it configurable ?

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According to the manual there is a --geometry=geometry option. Geometry specifications are detailed in the X manual.

The example section also shows a way to use this switch:

Terminal --geometry 80x40 --command mutt --tab --command mc

Opens a new terminal window with a geometry of 80 columns and 40 rows and two tabs in it, where the first tab runs mutt and the second tab runs mc.

So all you need is to create a launcher for the terminal and specify the --geometry option.

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