Re: using FreeType post 1.0

From: Leonard Rosenthol (
Date: Tue Feb 26 2002 - 20:20:14 GMT

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    At 8:58 PM +0100 2/26/02, Joaquin Cuenca Abela wrote:
    >That's very cool and so on, but I *think* that rendering text with
    >freetype is a sloooooooooooow dog in X systems without the XRender


            Application direct rendering with FT on X (any version of X,
    with or w/o XRender) is quite fast since it doesn't use the OS to
    deal with fonts, vectors, etc.

    >So, just wondering, are we going to stop supportting xfree < 4.x ?
    >not that I care too much myself, I just want to know people opinion.

            No need to do so - it will work with any version of X.



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