fontconfig vs. Gnome

Rick Spencer rick.spencer at
Thu Mar 5 17:44:59 GMT 2009

On Thursday 05 March 2009 09:29:42 Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
> Alexander Sack wrote on 05/03/09 13:39:
> >...
> > "Hi, just wanted to tell you that I upgraded to jaunty and now my
> > fonts look great everywhere - on all my  monitors, even in all apps I
> > use. I am so happy that i don't need to fiddle with font configuration
> > - which i previously found to be hidden in the Appearence preference
> > dialog. BTW, I looked there now, but I will just leave the 'Automatic
> > shapes" checkbox enabled as it seems to do the right thing for
> > me. Thanks for your great work!"
> >...
> The point is, there are *multiple* better ways of doing that than by
> presenting two options that do exactly the same thing.
> Cheers
> --
> Matthew Paul Thomas
mpt -

Could you please tell us exactly how you think this should work? What is your 
preference for how the user should configure the options?

Cheers, Rick

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