gdi32: Using a bitmap font as the sans serif fallback is a very bad idea.

Huw Davies huw at
Thu Jul 5 08:34:20 CDT 2007

On Thu, Jul 05, 2007 at 07:24:53AM -0600, Vitaliy Margolen wrote:
> You reverting this patch:
> commit 69a23a608eea59624b2f37ab424e0f42b3da5baf
> Author: Dmitry Timoshkov <dmitry at>
> Date:   Thu Feb 23 20:33:06 2006 +0800
>     gdi: Use "MS Sans Serif" as default sans serif font, not Arial.
> Any reasons why?

Yes, because that's what Windows does.

> Also AFAIK native does not use Arial for any part of the interface.


Huw Davies
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