[Fontconfig] Regularizing contains operator semantics
otaylor at redhat.com
Sat Jul 12 15:48:25 PDT 2003
On Sat, 2003-07-12 at 12:04, Keith Packard wrote:
> Around 10 o'clock on Jul 12, Owen Taylor wrote:
> > Can you give a concrete example? As Keith said, if you specify
> > a font explicitly, you'll get that font for every character
> > it contains.
> I thought the problem mentioned was that applications were using lang to
> restrict the presented list of available fonts in some context. I know
> Mozilla does this when selecting preferred fonts for language groups; I
> can believe that other apps also do this; perhaps we should find a way to
> deprecate this activity. The Mozilla behaviour was inherited from the
> core font listing techniques and so is not specific to it's interactions
> with fontconfig.
gtk2 was explicitely mentioned, and gtk2 doesn't expose fontconfig's
listing system at all.
But maybe "Mozilla using gtk2" was meant.
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