[Fontconfig] Can't use <edit> on hintstyle

Pedro Ribeiro pedrib at gmail.com
Wed May 12 03:48:08 PDT 2010

On 9 May 2010 03:53, Baybal Ni <nikulinpi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello. I applied the patch from gentoo forum and got very strange
> results. Everything remained the same and the problem remained except
> that in google chrome browser which has (or at least had don't know
> how it's now) its own internal fork of fontconfig, fonts began to
> render accordingly to my FC settings. I think you should look for
> differences between your and google's version.

Hi, according to one of the Chromium developers, this is own it behaves:

- for the UI it uses GTK settings for fonts (basically ~/.Xresources)
- for page rendering it uses fontconfig settings

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