wine font changes system look and feel

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Tue Jun 5 17:58:25 UTC 2012

Kamil Paral wrote:
> Let's assume we have moved wine-Tahoma to wine-specific font directory:
> 1. Wine users experience stays the same - all wine applications are still
> rendered correctly 2. General users experience improves - web browser
> doesn't display a lot of favorite web pages (like Facebook) with an
> ugly-looking font
> Now, what is wrong about that?

Can we make the font available as "Tahoma" to WINE only and as "Wine Tahoma" 
or something like that (with font substitutions for plain "Tahoma" NOT 
configured by default) to systemwide fontconfig?

        Kevin Kofler

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