Problems with NiceFonts and composite window managers Re: [squeak-dev] Re: [ANN][Squeak-dev Images] September 2008 versions

Damien Cassou damien.cassou at
Fri Sep 12 05:29:32 UTC 2008

On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 3:39 PM, Juan Vuletich <juan at> wrote:
> Another workaround is to do
>   Prederences setPreferencesFrom: #((subPixelRenderFonts false))
> This will turn off subpixel rendering, using only gray levels for AA. This
> uses BitBlt rule 34, that does not have this problem.

Thanks for the report. Do you recommend me to do that on all dev
images? What are the cons?

Damien Cassou
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