Bug 163992 - Cairo-based GTK+ always antialiases fonts
Cairo-based GTK+ always antialiases fonts
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
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Reported: 2005-07-22 13:47 EDT by Luca Barbieri
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-26 12:50:04 EDT
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Description Luca Barbieri 2005-07-22 13:47:38 EDT
Description of problem:
After upgrading to GTK+ 2.7.0, fontconfig directives specifying that fonts
should not be antialiased are ignored and fonts rendered by GTK+ are always

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Modify /etc/fonts/local.conf so that antialias is set to false for all fonts
2. Install GTK+ 2.6.8 and verify that the problem is not present
3. Upgrade to GTK+ 2.7.x

Actual results:
All fonts are antialiased.

Expected results:
Fonts are aliased according to the "antialias" fontconfig property.

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Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2005-07-26 12:50:04 EDT
This will be fixed in the next release, which I'll push as soon as we have a new

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