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Old 27th May 2010, 12:27 PM
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Subpixel font rendering for FC13 (Ubuntu Patches)

Hi all,
Tried out the latest Fedora 13 release for kicks, and seem to be liking it so far I'm an openSUSE user and created some RPMs (on openSUSE) for myself which have the Ubuntu font rendering patches in them. I played around with the Fedora RPMs and managed to patch freetype-freeworld, cairo, fontconfig and Xft to achieve subpixel hinting on par with Ubuntu

I wanted to share them with the Fedora community, if interested. Is there any place like an openSUSE Build Service for Fedora where I can host them...or maybe some community site that can host them? A screenshot of my desktop:-



I'm using Calibri font with slight hinting, 96 dpi and Xft filter set to hintslight.

-Anshul
 

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