Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-12 Thread Felipe Heidrich
On Mar 11, 2014, at 1:57 AM, Robert Fisher rfis...@tesis.de wrote: Suppose I want to see what GDI, SWT-like text looks like in JavaFX. I should set -Djavafx.text=t2k. But looking at the picture (http://i.imgur.com/CGyckge.png) it still seems there is some additional blurring in JavaFX.

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-11 Thread Robert Fisher
between positioning and 'vibrancy' for small text. Cheers, Rob -Ursprüngliche Nachricht- Von: openjfx-dev [mailto:openjfx-dev-boun...@openjdk.java.net] Im Auftrag von Felipe Heidrich Gesendet: Montag, 10. März 2014 18:46 An: OpenJFX Mailing List Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Thank

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-10 Thread Felipe Heidrich
Thank you Rob, It would be interesting to test against a DirectWrite app. I’m not sure if you have VS, but if you do it should be simple to modify the Simple Text tab in the DirectWrite Hello World Sample to use the same font and text:

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-10 Thread Felipe Heidrich
Thank you Rob, DirectWrite is the engine JavaFX uses to produces glyph masks (white on black), therefore JavaFX text should resemble that of DirectWrite (it is not exactly the same, as JavaFX does its own color blending and gamma correction). We decided to use DirectWrite for JavaFX because

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-07 Thread Robert Fisher
Hi Felipe, Hi Phil, Thanks for the tips. Phil, your program yielded the following output: Text-specific antialiasing enable key : LCD HRGB antialiasing text mode Text-specific LCD contrast key : 120 I tried all of the 5 settings that Felix mentioned. Here are my results for the default font

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Robert Fisher
...@openjdk.java.net [mailto:openjfx-dev-boun...@openjdk.java.net] Im Auftrag von Stephen F Northover Gesendet: Mittwoch, 5. März 2014 18:30 An: Pedro Duque Vieira; OpenJFX Mailing List Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Scott Palmer
Auftrag von Stephen F Northover Gesendet: Mittwoch, 5. März 2014 18:30 An: Pedro Duque Vieira; OpenJFX Mailing List Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system is rendering

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Felipe Heidrich
Thank you Pedro, Please report all the information to the bug system (file a new report if needed). Assign it to me. Regards Felipe On Mar 5, 2014, at 5:39 PM, Pedro Duque Vieira pedro.duquevie...@gmail.com wrote: 1. It doesn't appear to be related with that issue but than again, it

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Phil Race
; OpenJFX Mailing List Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system is rendering. That said, we

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Felipe Heidrich
Hi Robert On Mar 6, 2014, at 1:21 AM, Robert Fisher rfis...@tesis.de wrote: Is there something else I can configure to get more vibrant-looking fonts? Take a look at: https://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-14187 Try a) -Dprism.subpixeltext=false b) -Dprism.subpixeltext=true c)

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Scott Palmer
An: Pedro Duque Vieira; OpenJFX Mailing List Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Pedro Duque Vieira
I have created an issue on jira: https://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-36146 Felipe, I couldn't assign the issue to you but I think someone already did. Guys, could you please add in your comments/suggestions to the issue? I guess that would be nice for the person who is going to fix it or the

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Phil Race
Betreff: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-06 Thread Jim Graham
: Re: Poor font rendering.. Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system is rendering

Re: Poor font rendering..

2014-03-05 Thread Stephen F Northover
Hi Pedro, Font rendering in FX8 is using the native rasterizer so the glyphs should be identical to what the operating system is rendering. That said, we may have a bug. Please enter a JIRA with sample code and a screen shot of the bad rendering. That will give us something concrete to