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Subject: Re: FS#8961 - Anti-Aliased Fonts

Re: FS#8961 - Anti-Aliased Fonts

From: Michael Sparmann <>
Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 23:06:01 +0100

>> I'm using FS#8961 and I really like it. So I would like to commit it. I
>> reviewed the patch and I think it's good enough.
> I haven't looked at the actual code, but I've done some measurements.
> According to test_gfx, lcd_putsxy() is 1.3% slower on ipod video for
> mono fonts. [...]

Do we have performance measurements of actually using anti-aliased fonts

> I think both of those costs are small enough to be considered insignificant.
> This means that practically speaking the patch has no impact for people
> who do not want the added feature (there's not even a new setting), and
> if it's technically OK I see no reason to delay committing.

+1 from me.

Received on 2011-02-25

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