[CentOS] my fonts look horrible (centos5.3/xfce)

Ryan Pugatch rpug at tripadvisor.com
Thu Aug 27 19:51:59 UTC 2009

centos at 911networks.com wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Aug 2009 15:01:47 -0400
> Ryan Pugatch <rpug at tripadvisor.com> wrote:
>> I can't seem to get my fonts to look decent under CentOS.  I was
>> able to make them look pretty good under Ubuntu, but for the life
>> of me I can't make them look decent on CentOS.
> There are 2 sites that have full details:
> Using Sharp Fonts On A GNOME Desktop:
> http://www.howtoforge.com/sharp_fonts_gnome
> It's not Xfce, but it may be enough to get you started.
> and
> Optimal Use of Fonts on Linux
> http://avi.alkalay.net/linux/docs/font-howto/Font.html
> It's much more general

Thanks for the links.  I have already basically done everything there 
and have the ms fonts.  Unfortunately they look pretty bad..

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