[Thunar-dev] Japanese characters rendered without hinting

Mathias Brodala info at noctus.net
Thu Feb 7 23:46:34 CET 2008


Mathias Brodala, 06.02.2008 14:07:
> I wonder why Thunar renders Japanese characters without hinting on my system
> whereas gucharmap (GNOME charmap) does not. Please have a look at this screenshot:
> <http://download.noctus.net/gallery/caps/thunar_nohinting.png> (19.4KB)
> Is gucharmap wrong? If it is not, how can I get Thunar to render the characters
> properly?

I "solved" the problem now by installing two additional Unicode fonts ("Kozuka
Gothic Pro-VI" and "Kozuka Mincho Pro-VI" from Adobe’s Asian font pack for
Japanese). Thunar now renders characters nice and readable.

Regards, Mathias


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