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Description of problem:
After installing Phoebe-3 from CDs my KDE did not use xft for antialiasing of
fonts or icons.
Tried to enable this by configuring KDE but turning antialiasing on or off made
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Switch desktop to KDE
2. No antialiasing is used on icons or fonts.
3. Try to change KDE font settings with control center, fails to enable
Actual Results: No antialiasing was enabled.
Expected Results: After closing an application the reloaded application should
have had antialiasing on.
Additional info: Installed via VMWARE for testing.
Hmm, it works fine for me. It is a problem in vmware.