[ILUG] Netscape & fonts
barryf at online.ie
Fri Nov 5 12:12:47 GMT 1999
Kenn Humborg wrote:
> Lots of pages display really ugly in Linux Netscape on my
> machine. It often stretches bitmap fonts rather than
> choosing a more suitable scaleable font.
> Anything that can be done about this? Pretty much stock RH5.2
> and Netscape 4.08.
Under Preferences/Fonts, I find it often best to select the fonts you
want and then choose to always use my fonts, over-riding
document-specific fonts. Also, turning off the "Allow Scaling" helps.
It seems to depend on the particular setup you have as to which is
better - some machines I allow document specific fonts (disabling
dynamic ones), and on other machines find that sticking to my own fonts
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