Am Montag, 23. April 2001 13:49 schrieben Sie:
> On Sun, Apr 22, 2001 at 09:08:33AM -0700, Jeff Trefftzs wrote:
> > First, remember that the Gimp does images, not text.  So your
> > fonts are being rendered as images, not as vector text.  You
> > didn't say what form of Gimp output you are using:  are you
> > saving the images as GIFs or jpegs?  If GIFs, then you lose some
> > quality when you convert to indexed - you may lose some of the
> > Gimp's anti-aliasing along the edges.  This is inherent in
> > converting to indexed formats in general.
> >
> > Perhaps if you could be more specific about the problems your
> > wife is encountering, we could be more helpful.
>     The majority of it is true-type support. We've been playing with xfstt
> to get true types set up, as well as upgrading to XFree 4.0.2 with the
> built-in freetype module. The fonts still aren't anti-aliased, but they're
> decent.
>     Out of curiousity, do you all do fonts in the Gimp, or do you use a
> vector graphics package first and then import it?

Gimp only, the GIMP "Dynamic Text Tool" supports AA. Check it out, you'll 
like it. 
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