[Development] [OS X] next Qt 5.6.0 question : Freetype (building with -fontconfig)?

Allan Sandfeld Jensen kde at carewolf.com
Mon Mar 21 17:20:54 CET 2016

On Monday 21 March 2016, René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> On Friday March 18 2016 14:15:32 Sergio Martins wrote:
> > To get parameters passed to QCocoaIntegration::QCocoaIntegration(), you
> > should use  -platform cocoa:fontengine=freetype, which I haven't tried,
> > but similar works for me on Windows.
> FWIW, here's a small preview of CoreText vs. Freetype rendering and font
> name/weight/style representation.
If the right one is freetype, it looks like it didn't disable font gamma-
correction. We usually disable that when using freetype, since they don't have 
stem darkening, and thus gets must paler text-colors when fonts are 


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