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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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On12September2016at11:54,StephanAßmussuperstippi@xxxxxxwrote: fontsandthenonlyatcertainsizes.Hadthecomparisonincludedother fontsthanDejaVu,thismaybecomemuchmoreapparent. Ifthere'sdemand,Icanmakeanothercomparissonwithanotherfont. AnyparticularfontinmindthatshouldbecomethenewHaikudefault? Regards, Humdinger ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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Hi, Am12.09.2016um03:07schriebwaddlesplash: OnSun,Sep11,2016at7:28PM,JessicaHamilton jessica.l.hamilton@xxxxxxxxxwrote: -1.IhavetoagreewithAxelhere.AllexcepttheTerminaltextand thesmalllabelsinTrackerlookworse.Seemsoverlyheavy,andour ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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OnSun,Sep11,2016at7:28PM,JessicaHamilton jessica.l.hamilton@xxxxxxxxxwrote: thesmalllabelsinTrackerlookworse.Seemsoverlyheavy,andour currentsetupisalreadyprettyheavyforotherfonts. Ifweswitch,thenperhapswe'dhavetoreplaceDejaVu,asitsimply looksterriblewiththenewrenderer. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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On12September2016at09:18,AxelDörfleraxeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxwrote: tobesomewhatquirkyatleastinsomefontsizes. lookmuchbetterunderXUbuntu,butitwasalongtimesinceItested. It'snotquirky,it'sdifferentbutconsistent.Iagreethatitdoesn'tlook ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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Am11/09/2016um22:05schriebFredrikHolmqvist: I'mnotsurewhetherornotIlikethenewversionbetter,asitseems tobesomewhatquirkyatleastinsomefontsizes. PersonallyIthinkourcurrentsolutionisquirky.Somefontsandsizes lookmuchbetterunderXUbuntu,butitwasalongtimesinceItested. It's not quirky, it's different but consistent. I agree that it doesn't ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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OnSun,Sep11,2016at4:05PM,FredrikHolmqvist fredrik.holmqvist@xxxxxxxxxwrote: muchbetter underXUbuntu,butitwasalongtimesinceItested. ThenewversionlooksmuchbetteronthesmalllabelsinTracker. +1forupdatingandkeepingthenewrenderer. +1heretoo. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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sön11sep.2016kl19:02skrevAxelDörfleraxeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx: Ithinkit'snotaquestionofwhetherwe'regoingtoupdateornot,but whetherornotwemightwanttodisablethechangedrendering. Thehintinglooksabitoffwiththenewversion,though;therendering ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Change of kernel args struct size...

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OnMon,12Sep20164:44amAxelDörfleraxeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxwrote: thekernelargsstruct?Giventhatthesizeofthekernelargsstruct isplatformdependent,Idon'tknowhowelsewe'dhandlethesize check.Thoughts? We'dneedsizedefinitionsperplatformandversion.Somekindofcheck woulddefinitelybeappropriate,though:-) ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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Am 11/09/2016 um 17:48 schrieb Humdinger (Redacted sender humdingerb for DMARC): Ihavebuiltanimageusingfreetype2.7.0andhadaquicklookaround. I'veanarchiveofafewPNGsold/newinmydropbox.[2]It'sbestto seethedifferencesbyunpackinginafolderandbrowsethruthemwith ShowImage. I think it's not a question of whether we're going to update or not, but ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Change of kernel args struct size...

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Am11/09/2016um12:24schriebJessicaHamilton: Hmm,ifIweretodothis,thenshouldn'tweremovethesizecheckfor thekernelargsstruct?Giventhatthesizeofthekernelargsstruct isplatformdependent,Idon'tknowhowelsewe'dhandlethesize check.Thoughts? We'd need size definitions per platform and version. Some kind of check ...
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[haiku-development] Re: freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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Ipreferthenewtruetypebutwithanialaising,thisisusinginallLinux andBSDDistro. Thesecondipreferupdatethesystemfont,ithinkwecanlooktogoogles materialdesingfontsandcolors. ...
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[haiku-development] freetype update from 2.6.5 to 2.7

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Hithere, Diverhasupdatedtherecipeoffreetypetov2.7. ThemaindifferenceistheupdatedTrueTypeinterpreterfromv35to v40.PleaseseethemaindevNikolausWaxweiler'smailforthe interestingdetails[1].Fromhisopeningparagraph: FreeType2.7.0willshipthenewv40TrueTypeinstructions interpreterversionenabledbydefault.Itfinallybrings DirectWrite/ClearType-likerenderingtothescreen,orsubpixel ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Change of kernel args struct size...

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On11September2016at22:24,JessicaHamilton jessica.l.hamilton@xxxxxxxxxwrote: jessica.l.hamilton@xxxxxxxxxwrote: GPTpartitioningcodeIdidn'trealiseIhadn'ttriedtofixyet),I justrealisedthatachangetothekernelargsstructwillmakeit impossibletobootpreviousbuildsofHaikuwithanewcurrenthaiku loader.Thisappliestothebiosloaderasmuchasitdoestheuefi loader,astheyunfortunatelyneedtostayinsync. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Change of kernel args struct size...

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On11September2016at22:16,JessicaHamilton jessica.l.hamilton@xxxxxxxxxwrote: GPTpartitioningcodeIdidn'trealiseIhadn'ttriedtofixyet),I justrealisedthatachangetothekernelargsstructwillmakeit impossibletobootpreviousbuildsofHaikuwithanewcurrenthaiku loader.Thisappliestothebiosloaderasmuchasitdoestheuefi loader,astheyunfortunatelyneedtostayinsync. OrshallImaketheefforttoversionthechange?Theredoesseemto ...
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[haiku-development] Change of kernel args struct size...

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BeforeImergemybranch,(Igotderailedbyabuglastweekendinour GPTpartitioningcodeIdidn'trealiseIhadn'ttriedtofixyet),I justrealisedthatachangetothekernelargsstructwillmakeit impossibletobootpreviousbuildsofHaikuwithanewcurrenthaiku loader.Thisappliestothebiosloaderasmuchasitdoestheuefi loader,astheyunfortunatelyneedtostayinsync. OrshallImaketheefforttoversionthechange?Theredoesseemto besupportinthekernelargsstructtosupportmultipleversions, althoughcurrentlynotusedinpractice. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: KERNEL_LOAD_BASE friends

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On03/09/201609:19,IngoWeinholdwrote: On09/03/201607:48AM,JessicaHamiltonwrote: CansomeoneexplainexactlywhattheKERNEL_LOAD_BASEisfor?Andwhy itneedstobehard-coded,ratherthansaypartofthekernelargs struct? GiventhatthebootloaderforEFIispositionindependent,andthe ...
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[haiku-development] Re: KERNEL_LOAD_BASE friends

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On09/03/201607:48AM,JessicaHamiltonwrote: CansomeoneexplainexactlywhattheKERNEL_LOAD_BASEisfor?Andwhy itneedstobehard-coded,ratherthansaypartofthekernelargs struct? GiventhatthebootloaderforEFIispositionindependent,andthe workaroundsthatareneededduetoalackoffinegrainedcontrolover paging,I'mwonderingifsomeofthesehardcodedvaluesthatget ...
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[haiku-development] KERNEL_LOAD_BASE friends

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Hi, CansomeoneexplainexactlywhattheKERNEL_LOAD_BASEisfor?Andwhy itneedstobehard-coded,ratherthansaypartofthekernelargs struct? GiventhatthebootloaderforEFIispositionindependent,andthe workaroundsthatareneededduetoalackoffinegrainedcontrolover paging,I'mwonderingifsomeofthesehardcodedvaluesthatget reusedinthepartsofthekernelcouldbecontributingtothepage ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Failing to mount anyboot boot image

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On02/09/201616:00,AxelDörflerwrote: Am02/09/2016um14:31schriebJessicaHamilton: Hmm,settinggBootVolume.SetBool(BOOT_VOLUME_BOOTED_FROM_IMAGE,true); inUEFIsideseemedtofixit.Weird,butI'llacceptthat:p Asyoucanseein[1],Haikuwillalwaystrytomountavolumewiththe ...
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[haiku-development] Re: Failing to mount anyboot boot image

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Am02/09/2016um14:31schriebJessicaHamilton: Hmm,settinggBootVolume.SetBool(BOOT_VOLUME_BOOTED_FROM_IMAGE,true); inUEFIsideseemedtofixit.Weird,butI'llacceptthat:p As you can see in [1], Haiku will always try to mount a volume with the write_overlay when the boot volume is read-only. So if the above works for you, then it will probably doesn't boot from ...
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