Using MacPorts to Make OS X Fonts Render Like Linux

Joshua Root jmr at
Sat May 29 15:27:15 PDT 2010

Well, maybe you should start by explaining what exactly the difference is.

On 2010-5-30 08:19 , Danny Michel wrote:
> i didn't mean the fonts within gtk apps. i meant the universal font on
> os x. essentially, i would like to edit os x font rendering to look like
> linux.
> On 5/29/10 6:14 PM, Joshua Root wrote:
>> On 2010-5-30 02:36 , Danny Michel wrote:
>>> I heard it was possible to make OS X fonts render like Linux fonts via
>>> Macports. Is this really possible? If so, how would i do it?
>> The fonts in GTK apps running under X11 look just like they do on Linux
>> to me.
>> - Josh

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