Re: [magnifiers] Any decent magnifier for linux?
On Thu, Mar 4, 2010 at 9:56 PM, noeyewar <kennethbrodersen@...> wrote:
> Hi everyone.
> Windows 7, and its integrated magnifier, came as an angel send from above
> and allowed me to throw the crappy zoomtext to the mountains of
> software-scrap. I did realize how a simple product with great performance
> could beat a slow, comprehensive walrus. Thank god.
> But my education (I am studying software engineering) requires me to rub
> the belly of the pingvin. After running linux inside a virtual machine for
> some time, I think I am ready to engage in a closer relationship with the
> pingvin allowing it access to the most secret parts of my computer.
> It is where my problems begin Is there any kind of decent magnifier
> available on that platform? Compiz-fusion, which can be categorized as the
> counterpart to Aero in windows, offers a magnifier with similar
> functionality, but my problem is that it seams it has the worst "image
> quality" ever. Text is extremely blurry. Is it possible to enable some kind
> of font smoothing or does anyone here have experience with different
> solutions that works better?
> Thanks in advance.
> Have a nice day, kind regards, kenneth brodersen
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