[wp-hackers] Setup font madness
r at schestowitz.com
Fri Nov 4 03:59:30 GMT 2005
_____/ On Thu 03 Nov 2005 23:43:37 GMT, [Mark Rosenstand] wrote : \_____
> Hey list,
> I was wondering if you are aware of how ugly the WordPress setup is on a
> default GNOME desktop.
Putting aside the fact that "madness" is an overstatement to describe what
I see above, it is a matter of which distribution you happen to be using.
It varies depending on which fonts you happen to have installed. I agree,
however, that font sets can always be made more generous. Have you in-
stalled any TrueType fonts packages yet? If not, you are likely to see
more of the same in other Web sites.
I have just tried Ubuntu (GNOME) on a remote host, just as a proof of con-
cept. It all looked fine to me, i.e. no low-resultion fonts. Catering for
each individual distro (they come with different fonts) is hard. The least
you can do is download more packages of font. There are no less for 20
such packages in SuSE 9.3. The Microsoft(R) TTF package seems to cover
Hope it helps,
Roy S. Schestowitz
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