Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop-research

From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
To: gentoo-desktop-research@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] One research problem we could research
Date: Thu, 09 Oct 2003 14:14:04
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] One research problem we could research by foser
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On Thursday 09 October 2003 15:43, foser wrote:
> On Thu, 2003-10-09 at 15:22, Paul de Vrieze wrote: > > If that is the only way then we might come to the conclusion that the > > best solution is to wait. I do think though that at least good > > documentation might be another solution. > > Documenting fonts is like setting defaults : a disaster, what you like > on your monitor looks pretty bad on another persons LCD, etc. It's so > much a personal thing that setting up defaults will always upset some > users. And should such a document support legacy font support (xfs, xft1 > etc. ?). I guess one could set up a document describing what is possible > in configuring xft2/fontconfig.
I was thinking more like an updated font deuglyfication guide (http:// but then specific for gentoo and without all the fontserver and netscape communicator crap, and with fontconfig etc. Paul - -- Paul de Vrieze Gentoo Developer Mail: pauldv@g.o Homepage: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.3 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQE/hW0rbKx5DBjWFdsRArcGAJ0YPsltKNvuK8F28jUwIoaZxwEafwCghQzR gNTySPmgpSoyYN/7m1egsu8= =dLLr -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list