Font Configuration: How can I change the *weight* of selected font?

Source Code Pro by Adobe is my favorite monospace code everywhere. This font works best when it's on "light" weight instead of "regular". However I haven't been able to find anywhere in Ruby Mine the option to set font weight. Am I missing something?

Thanks.

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SourceCodePro-Bold and SourceCodePro-Regular are two different fonts, there is no "light" version available for Java at all.

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OK. So what you mean is that Java does not support any light fonts therefore nor does any IDE based on it?

That's a kind of weird because I'm able to select SourceCodePro-Light on my Eclipse without any problem.

And also, I'm not seeing any of those alternative fonts being displayed in the font menu. Only SourceCode seems to be available.

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Have you tried to install "light" font in your OS? Actually we bundle regular and bold modifications, but you can use any Java-compatible font from OS font set.

I mean http://store1.adobe.com/cfusion/store/html/index.cfm?event=displayFontPackage&code=1960

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Yeah obviously as I stated in my question I use the font everywhere, i.e. Sublime Text, Eclipse, whatsoever. And I always use the light version. However Ruby Mine's font menu gives me this:



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