[cairo] Font smoothing using anti aliasing
cairo at karlt.net
Tue Aug 3 14:48:04 PDT 2010
> I am trying to smooth text rendering using anti aliasing.
> But its not anti aliased.
> See the picture http://tinypic.com/r/2h7dy1i/4
> First line is a png image created using pango and cairo.
This is anti-aliased with CAIRO_ANTIALIAS_GRAY
(from cairo_font_options_set_antialias, I expect).
> Second line is just an html <span> tag. Its in firefox, Ubuntu with Gnome DE.
This looks anti-aliased with CAIRO_ANTIALIAS_SUBPIXEL. That comes
from screen settings and/or fontconfig settings.
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