[arch-general] GTK2 GUIs became a PITA after upgrade

Peter Hofmann arch-lists at uninformativ.de
Mon Apr 11 19:59:27 UTC 2016

On Mon, Apr 11, 2016 at 06:54:20AM +0530, Sujith Manoharan wrote:
> For me, the recent fontconfig package in testing has changed the way
> bold fonts are rendered. I have downgraded fontconfig manually since
> I couldn't find a way to fix this.
> With 2.11.94: http://msujith.org/dir/img/before-fontconfig-update.png
> With 2.11.95: http://msujith.org/dir/img/after-fontconfig-update.png

This may be caused by "/etc/fonts/conf.d/10-hinting-slight.conf" which
is now shipped with fontconfig-2.11.95. You can override this either
system-wide or with a per-user configuration file.


I, personally, just do this:



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