Freetype changes

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Thu Sep 20 18:09:01 BST 2007

On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 05:55:44PM +0100, Scott James Remnant wrote:

> I maintain my argument that Beta time is the best time to trial visual
> changes like this, since it's the first release which gets wide-spread
> testing.

Imagine the case where a significant body of developers find the change 
unhelpful, but the average user likes it. If we revert, it's bad PR. If 
we don't revert, we risk alienating an important section of our users. 
Doing it at the start of a cycle means that we have enough time to 
ensure that the developers are happy, without risking upsetting our main 

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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