[Development] about the Cocoa/Freetype fontengine
René J. V. Bertin
rjvbertin at gmail.com
Sun Dec 31 00:04:27 CET 2017
Nikolaus Waxweiler wrote:
> changes. Nobody could stand to use Macs if bitmap fonts were the
> pinnacle of on-screen legibility.
? Where does that come from and what does it even mean?
>> tweaking fontconfig files do so in part to reduce such differences.
> You can't fix fonts having different hinting strategies, unless you
Please re-read and ponder the difference between fixing something and "tweaking
to reduce it".
> Lemme reword that: users of apps whose developers switched font engines.
Right, and where did *that* come from in discussion that's about font engine
choice by the user?
>> I'm curious to see if I'll develop a preference.
> Maybe you find that you prefer what you're used to :)
That'd mean both...
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