Re: Gnome 2.0 antialiased fonts
On Thu, Oct 03, 2002 at 02:44:03PM +0200, Jan Mueller wrote:
> > > You still have to load 'xft' or something, do you not ?
> > No, Xft is completely client side. The only thing it requires for AA is
> > Render, and you can't influence that in XF86Config.
> ok, so the steps would be.
> 1. check if RENDER is working. (xdpyinfo | grep RENDER)
> 2. check if freetype is installed
seems ok, or is something else meant here ?
ii libfreetype6 2.1.2-7 FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files.
ii libfreetype6-dev 2.1.2-7 FreeType 2 font engine, development files
> 3. edit the .xftconfig
No such file is present.
> 4. place "export GDK_USE_XFT=1" before
> the execution of "gnome-session" in your .xinitrc
Mmm, is gnome-session not supposed to be called by some gdm stuff ?
I have no .xinitrc for example.