Xft subpixel rendering patch

James Cloos cloos+pdx-xorg at jhcloos.com
Mon Aug 29 14:45:31 PDT 2005

>>>>> "John" == John Coiner <jcoiner at stanfordalumni.org> writes:

John> but TrueType font rendering in xterm seems to be broken,

John>    xterm -fa 'Times New Roman:11'

That is not evidence of broken ttf rendering, but of xterm's need for
monowidth fonts.  (Or bi-width, when using cjk characters.)

It was designed for character cell fonts.

James H. Cloos, Jr. <cloos at jhcloos.com>

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