Re: Easier to Read Fonts
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On 02/11/07 20:27, Winston Smith wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 01:11:55PM -0500, Winston Smith wrote:
> Still, doing head on comparisons like I described above with the same
> nominal fonts, I notice a difference. It's most pronounced with bold and
> italic letters. For example, my Arial bold capital 'c' looks jagged,
> whereas my wife's looks smooth. I tried xfstt and 'dpkg-reconfigure
> x-ttcidfont-conf' with no change. The latter gives you a choice between
> backends freetype and xtt -- I tried both.
The hinting to make letters in TT fonts look really good is
patented(?) by MSFT and Apple.
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