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'Gdkxft' transparently adds anti-aliased font support to gtk+-1.2. Once it is installed, you can run nearly any existing gtk+ binary and see anti-aliased fonts in the gtk widgets without needing to recompile gtk+ or your applications. The latest version includes some international text support.


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Download version 1.5 (stable)
released on 29 January 2002

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LGPLJanet Casey18 April 2002

Leaders and contributors

Josh Parsons Maintainer
Hilary Cheng Contributor

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Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Gtk+ 1.2 or later
Required to use libXft (included with XFree86; v4.1 of XFree86 recommended)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 November 2004.


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