[Development] Revisiting high-DPI configuration options

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Wed Jul 27 03:02:07 CEST 2016

Em quarta-feira, 27 de julho de 2016, às 02:49:31 PDT, Nikita Krupenko 
> In Material Design guidelines [1] all font sizes are in scaleable
> pixels (sp). So this size could be multiplied by some factor and all
> fonts should scale equally.

Maybe we should instead use a size calculated in physical units, like 1/72th 
of an inch. Oh, we have such a unit: points.

> I think, it's worth to add the support of the font scale factor to the
> Qt (enabled by something like Qt::AA_EnableFontScaling). And platform
> plugin could try to get font scale factor from the OS settings and use
> it by default.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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