gdi32: fetch child fonts by real parent font name

Lei Zhang thestig at
Fri Apr 17 19:51:45 CDT 2009

On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 7:11 AM, Paul TBBle Hampson
<Paul.Hampson at> wrote:
> This patch fixes bug 18044.
> Basically, the built-in FontLink functionality for subsituting
> alternative fonts where a certain font is missing glyphs (used
> by default for Tahoma and Microsoft Sans Serif under Windows) doesn't
> work if the font is loaded via a FontSubstitution entry.
> The only place this is really likely to happen turns out to be using
> MS Shell Dlg as a font name, which is generally discouraged for general
> UI use (as far as I can tell, you're supposed to use a lookup function
> which normally returns Tahoma or Microsoft Sans Serif directly) but
> this happens to be the case for uTorrent 1.8 onwards.
> --
> Paul "TBBle" Hampson, Paul.Hampson at

This looks a lot like

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