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Old 04-09-2003, 07:50 PM   #1
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Mozilla Font Antialiasing?

Is there a way to smooth out the fonts in Mozilla? This is one of the only things still bugging me since I made the switch from Win2K to Linux. Text and fonts in all other programs (that I've noticed anyway) appear with anti-aliasing, and look very nice. Mozilla, however, looks awful. Any ideas?
Old 04-10-2003, 05:08 AM   #2
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You should start by making sure you have X setup to use nicer fonts. There's a great HowTo on font "de-uglification" at this site. The link is from the Documentation section over at
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If you're running Gnome 2 it might be worthwhile getting the Mozilla source code and compiling it yourself with GTK2 support.
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or if you want phoenix with nice anti aliased fonts,
go here:
(and scroll a bit down)


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