Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1025919
HiDPI - Firefox font rendering is undersized (layout.css.devPixelsPerPx)
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:47:34 EDT
Created attachment 818507 [details]
Description of problem:
Fedora 20 on macbook pro, retina.
widgets and windos render beautifully and at what appears to be a largish scale - i.e. display is at 2880x1800 and it *looks* as though screen is 1440x900
Firefox text is too small, widget/window font rendering appears to be scaled nicely.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
f20, ff 25
always on retina mbp
firefox text is comparable to text in wm/gtk
Manually overriding layout.css.devPixelsPerPx to 1.5 or 2 fixes this and fonts are rendered quite nicely in FF. If not a bit large :)
How did you set the display scale? I guess it's not a default settings, right? Have you changed screen DPI or so?
(In reply to Martin Stransky from comment #2)
> How did you set the display scale? I guess it's not a default settings,
> right? Have you changed screen DPI or so?
I changed the layout.xxx setting in firefox,using about:config
I mean how did you change it for the system, not in Firefox. Because Firefox should get the scale value from the system pref somehow, right?
sorry. I didn't change anything for the system. It seemed to be picked up correctly with the install.
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