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  1. Qt
  2. QTBUG-73855

freetype in Qt built-in source is too old, newer version could provide better render effect

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    • Type: Suggestion
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P2: Important
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 5.12.1
    • Fix Version/s: None
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    • Environment:

      ArchLinux, Debian, Fedora, openSUSE, Ubuntu, Mint, and other distro 

    • Platform/s:
      Linux/Wayland, Linux/X11

      Description

      On most platform, freetype 2.8 is default version in system, it add a new render mode in this version, make Linux provides better text render effect, but almost all Linux default Qt library compiled with built-in freetype, so many Qt software is ugly on Linux

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            qtbuildsystem Qt Build System Team
            Reporter:
            xinxin Gabriel Zhao
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