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Fontconfig alternative?

Post#1 by n0ctilucient » 11 Apr 2018, 15:51

Fontconfig-infinality is a fontconfig alternative
(that improves font rendering)...

Site is...
@
Source is...
@ https://github.com/Infinality/fontconfi ... infinality

This package has not been adopted yet by ("slackonly" or)...
https://slakfinder.org
https://slackbuilds.org
https://pkgs.org

So far... I have not been able to successfully compile
this package with the following src2pkg conf...
see... Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS

Thanx... in advance to anyone that is interested in sharing their precompiled package link.
:hmmm: I do NOT have the "right" to tell anyone what they should do...
but I reserve the "right" to tell them what they should "consider".

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Fontconfig alternative?

Post#2 by n0ctilucient » 12 Apr 2018, 05:02

The 1st post is locked so I have to repost the corrected version...

Fontconfig-infinality is a fontconfig alternative
(that improves font rendering)...

Site is...
@ https://github.com/Infinality/fontconfi ... infinality
Source is...
@ https://github.com/Infinality/fontconfi ... infinality

This package has not been adopted yet by ("slackonly" or)...
https://slakfinder.org
https://slackbuilds.org
https://pkgs.org

So far... I have not been able to successfully compile
this package with the following src2pkg conf...
see... Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS (Post by n0ctilucient #63602)

Thanx... in advance to anyone that is interested in sharing their precompiled package link.
:hmmm: I do NOT have the "right" to tell anyone what they should do...
but I reserve the "right" to tell them what they should "consider".

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Fontconfig alternative?

Post#3 by ncmprhnsbl » 12 Apr 2018, 08:53

afaiui, most(if not all) of the infinality patches have been merged into standard fontconfig..(and the infinality project ceased)
here: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Fo ... _.28BCI.29
you'll see: truetype:interpreter-version=38 ("Infinality" subpixel mode), mentioned...
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Post#4 by n0ctilucient » 12 Apr 2018, 15:14

Yep... I realized it after posting (of course I can't update for now).

There are also some new /etc/fonts configurations online that
work even better that improve rendering w/out fontconfig.

I will post them (in the next post?) when I have time.

In any case... Thanx.
:hmmm: I do NOT have the "right" to tell anyone what they should do...
but I reserve the "right" to tell them what they should "consider".

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