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Subject: Re: Thoughts on Multiple Fonts in Rockbox

Re: Thoughts on Multiple Fonts in Rockbox

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: 2005-08-18

XavierGr wrote:
> We had discussed this with Jens in the past. He was not so optimistic about
> it because of the memory that fonts might use. I tiold him about loading 2-3
> user selected fonts and he mentioned that this could eat up a lot of memory.
> (If I remember correctly) Sure it would be a good thing to implement but I
> am guessing that it needs a lot of work.

Well, we all know that this will use up more memory. This is why the
font cache size could (according to Daniel's idea) be dynamic, much like
the browser/playlist size.

Received on Thu Aug 18 15:19:55 2005

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