gdiplus/tests: Don't fail if Microsoft Sans Serif and Times New Roman are not installed.

Michael Mc Donnell michael at
Sat Sep 10 11:04:41 CDT 2011

On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 8:11 PM, Francois Gouget <fgouget at> wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Sep 2011, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> [...]
>> I don't think the name of the family really matters here. By using
>> Tahoma the Wine implementation is trying to make sure we always return
>> something, and that's what we should check: that we get a family, and
>> that it's valid for creating a font or something along those lines.
> We don't have a fallback for Monospace fonts so that if Courier New is
> not installed we return FontFamilyNotFound. What you're saying suggests
> that this is a bug. Does anyone have a font to recommend as the
> fallback?

I think that the fallback for Courier New should be Liberation Mono
[1] as they both are monospace.


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