Font rendering in F13

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Wed May 26 14:29:58 UTC 2010

On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 09:51:53PM +0200, drago01 wrote:
> The patents for the former expired but apparently some fonts look
> worse with it so we decided to disable it.
> (I have been running with it enabled for years and for me stuff does
> look _way_ better with the bci ... but well this is a subjective
> thing).

Take a look at the two screenshots I attached to bug

I think that, while it might be subjective, it's pretty clear that the
"without bytecode" version is much, much better for Inconsolata -- which I
spend my day using.

Matthew Miller <mattdm at>
Senior Systems Architect -- Instructional & Research Computing Services
Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

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