Re: Italic and other variant fonts
- On Jul 20, 2005, at 10:50 AM, Jussi Hagman wrote:
> Quoting Robert Goulding (Goulding.2@...):Applied to latest CVS - this works fine, so long as linespace is set to
>> Is there anything I can do to help Vim.app recognize these variants,
>> or is this a (current?) limitation of the OS X port?
> Here is a small patch that fixes the limitation. It has not been tested
> enough, it could result some rendering problems, but you can try it.
> patch is applied as instructed here.
> The minimal patch enables italic only using anti-aliased Carbon
> rendering, it does not change aliased rendering. I'm not 100% sure if
> the changes to ifdefs are as they should be (FEAT_GUI_MAC).
0. When it is set to some other number, the italicized text leaves
'trails' behind it. ISTR there was the same display problem with
linespace in the Carbon GUI some time back, which was fixed in the CVS
- this patch seems to re-awaken it. But apart from that it is lovely!