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From: dams@×××.fr
To: gentoo-desktop-research@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Fonts rendering and configuration Was: One research problem we could research
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2003 10:20:55
Message-Id: m2k77die7q.fsf@krotkine.idm.fr
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Fonts rendering and configuration Was: One research problem we could research by Paul de Vrieze
Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o> said:

> On Friday 10 October 2003 11:46, dams@×××.fr wrote: >> Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o> said: >> >> yep. >> >> Do you have (foser and you) some kind of research directions for this font >> problem? >> >> I've noticed in the thread : >> >> -changing default by configuring fontconfig better : be carefull of >> subjective way of doing this, and avoid crashing non western font rendering >> >> -writing documentation : what is the dubject : only fontconfig >> configuration? how to avoid transformation in long and useless doc? >> > > I think the documentation should also contain minimal corefonts docs (standard > X font installation for apps that don't use Xft2/fontconfig (yet)).
Yes that's right
> And how > to best setup your X (For example if you make sure that the resolution that X > reports is square, your fonts will look a lot better)
oh that sounds good :) Sure, a list of tricks to make it better would be great -- dams -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list

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