Linked by Robert C. Dowdy on Tue 8th Oct 2002 02:36 UTC
Red Hat I know what you're thinking, but don't worry. This article isn't 'Yet Another Red Hat 8.0 Review'. This article is primarily about using Red Hat 8.0 if you happen to be a newbie, but it's also about using Red Hat 8.0 if you happen to be a KDE user. Why? I happen to be a KDE user, so it makes sense I'd focus more on what I know the most about. Plus, I still remember the frustration of staring with something akin to terror at a blank command line with lots of ideas about what I'd like to do and very little knowledge of how to do it.
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Xft Mozilla
by Spark on Tue 8th Oct 2002 03:45 UTC

Font are really awesome... And soon Mozilla will have it to. ;) I tried the Xft enabled build for Red Hat and this is the first time that Mozilla fonts really blew me away.
Look at this:
http://62.26.209.204/download/Screenshot-navigator%3Abrowser.pn...

Isn't it beautiful? And I'm still using the original fonts (Nimbus), no "Arial-cheating" or anything like that.
While the fonts aren't perfectly clean and sharp, they are simply really really nice and fine to work with. ;)

I'm not using this Mozilla though as I prefer the Bluecurve Mozilla with Galeon. Because that's finally a Galeon where the scrollbar doesn't look out of place but integrated. ;) And it works perfectly reliable. Like almost everything on this Red Hat install. There were a few quirks right after installation and a few minor bugs I might report but now I'm getting more and more impressed with every day.