Comment 5 for bug 68461

Patrick J. LoPresti (lopresti) wrote :

A kind Ubuntu hacker in India has made Xft versions of emacs-snapshot packages available via apt:

http://g33k.wordpress.com/2006/11/06/gnu-emacs-with-xft-goodness/

The difference in fonts is like night and day.

I agree with Hans. You can label this "importance wishlist"... But seriously, every time I start Emacs I have to double-check the calendar to remind myself what year it is. And it can be fixed just by rebuilding emacs-snapshot with Xft support enabled. Pretty please?