GNOME 3 - font point sizes now scaled?

Gregory Maxwell gmaxwell at
Sat Oct 1 03:35:07 UTC 2011

On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 8:53 PM, Kevin Kofler <kevin.kofler at> wrote:
> Daniel Drake wrote:
>> Summary: GNOME hardcodes DPI to 96 regardless of X configuration.
> This is very broken.

Gnome: Reliving Window's horrible past, one emulated bug at a time.

At least we can be thankful that unlike windows, gnome doesn't have
the market force required for their flaws to retard the availability
of displays with reasonable pixel densities.


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