Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 189061
Honour fontconfig autohint/hinting attributes
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:30 EST
Description of problem:
Japanese fonts are displayed ugly in normal size in OpenOffice.org.
This issue dosen't apper in other applications.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run one of OpenOffice.org application (e.g. Writer).
2. input and/or paste Japanese characters.
Ugly Japanese fonts appear.
Japanese fonts are displayed in same quality as other applications.
Created attachment 127775 [details]
problem demonstration - comparing with Firefox
Might be embedded bitmaps being handled different for one app vs the other. Or
perhaps glyph substitution. Can you give me the url of the wiki page seen above
so I can reproduce the problem for myself.
Or (maybe even better) a line of text which shows this problem when inputted
into writer, but not when inputted into gedit. When both apps are set to use the
Thank you for your comment.
The url of the wiki page is:
A sample line of test:
The font face seems overly "heavy" in OOo e.g. ç¥ seems very poor in OOo in
Sazanami Gothic 12 point.
How does this look...
Before any fix:
After my fix:
I think sazanami-after.png looks good. Thank you.