Friday, March 17, 2017

How to improve font rendering in Ubuntu with Infinality


Ubuntu font rendering is pretty good already . However , using Freetype with the Infinality patches can improve font rendering even more . 
The easiest way to install the patches is by using the OpenSUSE build service and downloading the Ubuntu 16.04 .deb file .


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    After the download is complete navigate to the location of the .deb file right click it -> Open with -> Gdebi Package Installer .

 
In order for the new settings to take effect reboot your computer !

Note : if you do not have gdebi installed on your system you can install it by opening a terminal (ctrl+alt+t) and using the following command : sudo apt install gdebi