Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Multifont, glyph/font cache
Re: Multifont, glyph/font cache
From: gl <gl_at_ntlworld.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 14:33:13 -0000
Do the fonts support >1 bit btw? If yes, anti-aliasing would look good.
-- gl ----- Original Message ----- From: "bk" <mutualaid_at_gmail.com> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox-dev_at_cool.haxx.se> Sent: Monday, February 13, 2006 2:26 PM Subject: Re: Multifont, glyph/font cache > On Mon, 2006-02-13 at 14:52 +0100, Daniel Stenberg wrote: >> On Mon, 13 Feb 2006, bk wrote: >> >> > Multiple simultaneous fonts is mostly orthogonal to what I'm doing. >> > Although >> > if I'm going to have to rewrite the entire font subsystem (looking more >> > likely...), one might as well add in those facilities too. >> >> Then you realize that you need to fix the scroll thread to deal with >> multiple >> fonts? And you need to attack the WPS code to introduce "viewports" for >> where >> to use the different fonts... >> > > My prev post was more of an oblique plea to someone who knows the font > code to please give me some pointers. Worst case scenario that the font > code does need a major overhaul (which may or may not happen), all I > would plan on doing would be leaving a few font slots free for whoever > wants to implement simultaneous WPS fonts. This is looking like enough > work already. > > bkReceived on 2006-02-13