[Fontconfig] FreeType now includes Infinality subpixel support

Infinality infinality at infinality.net
Wed Jun 20 13:30:24 PDT 2012

On 06/20/2012 03:20 PM, Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> On 06/20/2012 04:11 PM, Infinality wrote:
>> What you don't get anymore is antialiasing with the native TT rendering:
>> http://www.infinality.net/images/aa-native-tt.png
> Incidentally I find that one the best of the three.  But then again, I can't
> stand non-AA, I can't stand color fringing...
> behdad

Ah... there is another option I didn't show, which will certainly 
prevent fringing.  You could call it "Grayscale Cleartype".  Some might 
not like it because it's not as sharp though.

     <match target="font">
         <edit name="rgba" mode="assign">
         <edit name="hinting" mode="assign">
         <edit name="autohint" mode="assign">
         <edit name="antialias" mode="assign">
         <edit name="hintstyle" mode="assign">
         <edit name="lcdfilter" mode="assign">

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