Wine Font Rendering

Huw D M Davies h.davies1 at
Tue Feb 14 03:57:02 CST 2006

On Tue, Feb 14, 2006 at 10:28:19AM +0100, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 14, 2006 at 09:08:10AM +0100, Roland Kaser wrote:
> > Hello
> > 
> > Sorry, this is the second post for this reason, but it's important for me to
> > sort this problem out. Can somebody try to get a answer? 
> > 
> > I noticed a strange behavior of the Font/Vector objects functionality of
> > Corel Draw on diffrent SuSE 10 Systems. On one system Rotated Text  works
> > fine (without any failure) on a other system, rotated fonts became
> > invisible on the screen. At pdf export, the fonts are normally visible. So
> > it seems to be a graphics subsystem error. No winedebug output at all.
> > 
> > Can somebody tell me which system libraries used for the font rendering
> > functions? So that I can compare the two systems to find out where the
> > font-rendering error cames from.
> Its using freetype2, libXft and libXrender.


> It might also depend on what truetype fonts you have installed.

and yes, if you don't have any ttf fonts installed on one platform it
may be reverting back to XServer font rendering.

Huw Davies
huw at

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