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I click in terminal: terminal->132x43 to change terminal size but after each reboot terminal size is set to default setting and I have to change it again. How to set it permanently?

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You should go to Edit->Profile Preferences, General page and check Use custom default terminal size, and then set your preferred horizontal and vertical dimensions.

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in the latest LTE 14.04 , do following: in Terminal (ctrl+alt+t) go to :Edit->Profile Preferences->Scrolling->scrollback check "ulimited"

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In older versions you can find this setting in the /usr/share/vte/termcap/xterm file.

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