no AA fonts in XFce4

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Tue Jan 20 22:42:54 CET 2004


You may try

export GDK_USE_XFT=1

If that doesn't work then your pango install is broken.


On Tue, 2004-01-20 at 23:10, Joost Kremers wrote:
> hi list,
> i'm currently runnig XFce4.0.3(.1), compiled from source. i notice,
> however, that i'm not getting AA fonts in XFce (i.e., the settings manager
> and settings dialogs, xffm, window titles, etc.) i sorta thought they would
> come with the package...
> i do get AA fonts in MozillaFirebird, (both in the html rendering and in
> the menus and dialogs), which also compiled from source, linked against
> gtk+2, just like XFce. abiword, my only other gtk+2 app, only has AA fonts
> in the document, not in the menus and dialogs.
> i'm probably missing something silly, but i can't find what it is. anyone
> have a hint?
 - Olivier Fourdan - fourdan at - - 

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