[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#799345: Bug#799345: Bug#798805: Status of this bug?

Josh Triplett josh at joshtriplett.org
Wed Oct 7 18:11:52 UTC 2015

On Wed, Oct 07, 2015 at 07:29:45PM +0200, Fabian Greffrath wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, den 07.10.2015, 07:58 -0700 schrieb Josh Triplett:
> > This amount of blurring doesn't seem like "wishlist".  And according to
> > the next comment in that bug, "The font looks the same regardless of the
> > no_stem_darkening boolean value.".
> This comment was *before* the 0.0.17 release.
> > I also tried turning autohinting back on with 0.0.17, and it still
> > provides a significant reduction in blurriness, though it doesn't
> > perfectly snap stems to pixels.
> Still, I think we should give freetype without stem darkening a serious try.

Sure.  If you can supply a package with that change, I'll give it a try
and supply screenshots.

- Josh Triplett

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