Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 31st Jul 2005 11:45 UTC, submitted by GhePeU
Gnome GNOME 2.12 will be released to the world on September 7th, 2005, culminating 6 months of very exciting work by members of the project. A number of exciting technologies come together in GNOME 2.12 that will set the standard for free software desktops to come. Here is a sample of some of the outstanding work that has gone into GNOME thanks to its many contributors.
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RE: Autohinting/SubPixel vs ClearType
by on Mon 1st Aug 2005 09:23 UTC in reply to "Autohinting/SubPixel vs ClearType"

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You know, altough it's acceptable, your auto hinted freetype example is way more 'fuzzy' than my cleartype fonts on Windows.

Compare your screenshot with my tweaked cleartype:
http://img301.imageshack.us/img301/1089/cleartype3ll.png

Note that I'm using 1280x1024 as my most used resolution, I agree it tends to get a tiny bit fuzzy on lower resolutions, but on this one it's just great.
My display has been color corrected as well, which may also play a role in seeing fuzzy fringes or not.

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