[PATCH 2/4] gdi32: fetch child fonts by real parent font name

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Sat Apr 18 20:34:46 CDT 2009

Paul TBBle Hampson 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.

Where is the patch?  I could not find it.

James McKenzie

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