what is the status of the font rendering
amtween at hotmail.com
Fri Apr 20 22:17:56 UTC 2007
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From: "Brad Fuller" <brad at bradfuller.com>
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Subject: Re: what is the status of the font rendering
> Andrew Tween wrote:
> >> it doesn't page up and page down the way you might have intended it to.
> > "FontListMenuMorph>>displayFiltered: evt" doesn't seem to work. At least
> > I bodged together the paging font picker, and it works ok for me on Linux
> > (Fedora & openSUSE).
> > Try clicking on the page up / page down items rather than using the
> > And be patient, it sometimes takes a few seconds to render the next page.
> > All the font picker menus need improving, but the problem is due to the
> > of available fonts, not FreeType per se.
> (yeah, I know it's because of the number of fonts presented in the menu.)
> I don't see a page up or a page down item. I was able to pick up the
> menu (by selecting between the font listing) and by moving it around I
> can see I end up with one long menu - containing the complete list of
> fonts. Seems rather strange.
> This is the developer's image, maybe that has something to do with it.
The developer's image is ok, I use it myself.
The only menu I have added the page up/down items to is the
Appearance...>>System fonts... from the World menu.
Does that menu work ok for you?
> (I'm running gentoo)
> Thanks for the work, Andy!
> brad fuller
> +1 (408) 799-6124
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