Bug#223801: libxft2: fonts look misaligned and are missing some horizontal lines
On Fri, 2003-12-12 at 18:01, John McCutchan wrote:
> Package: libxft2
> Version: 2.1.2-5
> Severity: normal
> For about a month now on my unstable system the fonts have been looking
> wierd. I had seen this problem before and it turned out to be a xft
> problem. Fonts are getting clipped so that the edges are missing.
> certain characters like an 'e' will be missing the horizonal line. The
> tops and bottoms of characters are misaligned.
> I can get the problem to occur by scrolling up and down in slashdot.
> The fonts get drawn properly again after highlighting the text.
> This isn't isolated to mozilla. I see it in other programs like abiword.
Does disabling X server acceleration with Option "NoAccel" work around
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