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Re: [ft] Questions about ClearType rendering

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: [ft] Questions about ClearType rendering
Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2006 09:37:24 +0200 (CEST)

> Now, investigating this issue further confirmed that especially
> with subpixel rendering enabled FreeType seems to generate
> less pleasing rasterizations (mainly because of excessive "coloring")
> what's even more interesting was the fact that when I disabled
> antialiasing on both systems Windows XP still seems to get
> more glyphs "right" compared to FreeType.

This is beyond FreeType itself.  It's more a question how the data
delivered by FreeType is filtered to get properly colored text, and
how the glyphs are positioned on the image grid.  Both things are
handled one level higher than FreeType.


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