[Bug 490281] New: Bold font too bold

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Summary: Bold font too bold


           Summary: Bold font too bold
           Product: Fedora
           Version: rawhide
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: medium
          Priority: low
         Component: freetype
        AssignedTo: besfahbo at redhat.com
        ReportedBy: ascii79 at gmail.com
         QAContact: extras-qa at fedoraproject.org
                CC: besfahbo at redhat.com, kevin at tigcc.ticalc.org,
                    fedora-fonts-bugs-list at redhat.com
    Classification: Fedora

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screenshot from fedora 

Description of problem:

In fedora the bold fonts are too bold compared to the same font in ubuntu. This
makes bold letter sightly unreadable.

I have attached two screenshot one from ubuntu and other from fedora. You can
see the difference

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