Re: Using _NET_WM properties for window names

On Tue, Oct 30, 2007 at 09:05:28PM +0100, GSR - FR wrote:
> > Option b) Jump with glee at sawfish slowly approaching the 21st century
> > and help me do something about text rendering with "normal" xlfd
> > fonts, which I punted completely. Convincing me and the list that we
> > should just drop that counts as helping me ;)
> Going with non-xlfd will require testing and implementing the "more
> than one font" support.

Does that mean fontsets? There's code in fonts.c for that, but I've
never tried to excercise it.

> Then you just have to figure how to access old
> fonts via new system (say you like Terminus or one of the Fixed), or
> go with equivalent.

No content in that URL.

FWIW, currently the Debian package uses Pango and no one has complained
about font handling.

Is anyone still using sawfish and *unable* to use pango? In a related
note, should we still try to maintain compatibility with old systems?
There's code around to handle quirks in X11R4!

Rodrigo Gallardo
GPG-Fingerprint: 7C81 E60C 442E 8FBC D975  2F49 0199 8318 ADC9 BC28

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]