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Subpixel Font Rendering in Linux

Feb 22, 2009, 18:01 (11 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to bekir serifoglu for this link. ]

"I have downloaded the sources of these packages from Ubuntu and applied the patches to Debian code. Cairo and Freetype compiled fine but Xft wouldn't. So I used David Turner's patch for that one. Though font rendering issues are a matter of taste, the results are miraculous in LCD displays. Here are some screenshots with and without patches, see how fonts differ in webpages."

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