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Bug 81714 - rh_prefer_bitmaps option in fonts.conf non-functional
Summary: rh_prefer_bitmaps option in fonts.conf non-functional
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86
Version: phoebe
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
Blocks: 79578
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-13 07:38 UTC by Peter Bowen
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-15 08:55:44 UTC

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Description Peter Bowen 2003-01-13 07:38:14 UTC
RHL8.0 contained a patch to Xft to add a rh_prefer_bitmaps setting in
fonts.conf.  The patch to implement support for this in Xft appears to be have
been lost when Xft got integrated into XFree86.  FWIW, the patch was

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2003-01-15 08:55:44 UTC
Fixed in XFree86- and later in rawhide.  Another missing
patch was also applied (slighthint) and a bit of love given to fontconfig
as well.


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