Speaking of fonts...

Tom Horsley tomhorsley at adelphia.net
Mon Jul 10 21:15:07 UTC 2006

On Mon, 2006-07-10 at 09:59 -0400, Matthew Saltzman wrote:
> You might try setting DPI correctly, choosing a font size about
> double 
> your current choice (or a point less) and letting the font engine do
> the 
> scaling.  I'd be interested in how you find the results compared to
> your 
> current settings.  They will (in theory) at least better approximate
> what 
> the font designer had in mind. 

It might be a good theory, but far too many apps just have built in
fonts you can't really affect by specifying a font size anywhere.
Some things can be fixed, but mostly I can't see anything if I tell
it the truth.

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