Bug 81714

Summary: rh_prefer_bitmaps option in fonts.conf non-functional
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: Peter Bowen <pzbowen+rhbeta>
Component: XFree86Assignee: Mike A. Harris <mharris>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description Peter Bowen 2003-01-13 07:38:14 UTC
RHL8.0 contained a patch to Xft to add a rh_prefer_bitmaps setting in
fonts.conf.  The patch to implement support for this in Xft appears to be have
been lost when Xft got integrated into XFree86.  FWIW, the patch was

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2003-01-15 08:55:44 UTC
Fixed in XFree86- and later in rawhide.  Another missing
patch was also applied (slighthint) and a bit of love given to fontconfig
as well.