[Fontconfig] performance optimizations
otaylor at redhat.com
Thu Oct 14 02:43:19 EST 2004
On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 09:35 -0700, Keith Packard wrote:
> > What would help a *lot* in reducing the size of that cache would be to
> > finesse BDF/PCF fonts in some way and make the FcFontSort results
> > independent of pixel size. Not that I have any good idea for how to do
> > that.
> That's easy -- migrate the BDF/PCF fonts to TTF files which include all of
> the sizes in a single file. That will dramatically reduce the number of
> entries in the database.
Well, if we *eliminate* BDF/PCF font support, that helps. Otherwise,
I don't see it helping much.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/fontconfig/attachments/20041013/343beae0/attachment.pgp
More information about the Fontconfig