Activity log for bug #621198

Date Who What changed Old value New value Message
2010-08-20 15:14:58 Paul Sladen bug added bug
2010-08-20 19:25:21 Paul Sladen ubuntu-font-family: status New Triaged
2010-08-20 19:25:23 Paul Sladen ubuntu-font-family: importance Undecided Wishlist
2010-08-21 07:54:25 Mark Shuttleworth ubuntu-font-family: importance Wishlist High
2010-08-21 09:54:24 Paul Sladen summary Check+Harmonise X/Fontconfig/Gtk+/Firefox/Qt/KDE rendering preferences Check+Harmonise X/Fontconfig/Gtk+/Firefox/Chromium/Konq/Qt/KDE rendering preferences
2011-01-03 20:17:37 Paul Sladen description (John Doe report until bits are tracked down). Currently various bits of the stack are using different font rendering settings for Freetype: * Gtk+ is using Gtk settings (lots of hinting) * Firefox is using Freetype default (little hinting) The exact details of these need narrowing down, but see: bug #617862 (Konq rendering and GUI variation) http://www.ubuntu-inside.me/2009/07/howto-fix-firefox-35s-font-hinting.html (/etc/fonts/conf.d/ ) the latter is coming from the settings in: (John Doe report until bits are tracked down). Currently various bits of the stack are using different font rendering settings for Freetype:  * Gtk+ is using Gtk settings (lots of hinting)  * Firefox is using Freetype default (little hinting) The exact details of these need narrowing down, but see:   bug #617862 (Konq rendering and GUI variation)   http://www.ubuntu-inside.me/2009/07/howto-fix-firefox-35s-font-hinting.html (/etc/fonts/conf.d/ ) bug #390975 (MASTER - Font hinting does not honour gnome-settings in Firefox) the latter is coming from the settings in: ~/.fonts.conf (?)
2011-11-24 20:17:29 Paul Sladen affects ubuntu-font-family ubuntu-branding
2014-02-19 23:09:36 TecKhan54 bug added subscriber TecKhan54