Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 217652
Fonts look much worse when using Mozilla rather than GtkHTML2
Last modified: 2008-05-06 12:58:56 EDT
Description of problem: When using GtkHTML2, the fonts look great and
well-integrated, using the same fonts used throughout the desktop environment.
When using Mozilla, the fonts look out of place and terrible in comparison. I'll
attack a comparison screenshot.
Created attachment 142364 [details]
Liferea fonts with Mozilla and GtkHTML2 compared
Liferea uses a default mozilla profile located in ~/.liferea/mozilla/liferea/ .
Try adding something like this to the prefs.js in that directory.
user_pref("font.name.monospace.x-western", "DejaVu LGC Sans Mono");
user_pref("font.name.sans-serif.x-western", "DejaVu LGC Sans");
user_pref("font.name.serif.x-western", "DejaVu LGC Serif");
Thanks, looks a lot better even though the font size is a bit too large
There are config options for size also - have a look at about:config in Firefox
to see what's available. (Hint: filter for "font.size".)
Ack, turns out I just need to do a View->Decrease Text Size, but thanks for all
your help, anyway.
Any reason this can't be made the default for new profiles in this package?
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