Opened 23 months ago

Closed 19 months ago

Last modified 4 months ago

#14541 closed bug (fixed)

Subpixel anti-aliasing causes glyph overlapping

Reported by: _be Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1/beta2
Component: Servers/app_server Version: R1/beta1
Keywords: subpixel, antialiasing, fontrender bug Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


When I just tested R1B1 rc1 (hrev52295+96, x86_64) in VirtualBox, and turned on sub-pixel antialiasing (and left on hinting) in the Appearance preflet, I noticed that the default font, Noto, does not render very nicely (see attached screenshot). It is more apparent for smaller font sizes, as you can see in the screenshot.

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Change History (5)

comment:1 by diver, 23 months ago

Component: User InterfaceServers/app_server
Owner: changed from stippi to axeld

comment:2 by waddlesplash, 23 months ago

Milestone: R1/beta1Unscheduled
Summary: Noto does not render well with subpixel antialiasing enabledSubpixel anti-aliasing causes glyph overlapping

This occurs with all fonts, not just Noto.

comment:3 by waddlesplash, 19 months ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Fixed by stippi's recent patch.

comment:4 by nielx, 4 months ago

Milestone: UnscheduledR1/beta2

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