Partially hinted fonts

pravin.d.s at pravin.d.s at
Fri Apr 1 04:14:52 UTC 2011

On 1 April 2011 06:23, Behdad Esfahbod <behdad at> wrote:

> On 03/31/11 19:59, Masahiro Sekiguchi wrote:
> > What happens if I propose Fedora to simply exclude those bytecode
> > support in Fedora distribution of FreeType, as in the past?
> FWIW, this problem was the main reason that under my maintenance, we didn't
> enable the bytecode interpreter.
> I think the default should remain as not using the bytecode, and use
> fontconfig config to whitelist fonts.  Or use fontconfig to blacklist...

Yeah, really
Having some parameter in fontconifg for disabling/enabling BCI for
particular font would be best option. Removing hint instructions from fonts
is not good options.

Pravin s
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