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Re: Text anti-aliasing on the Mac

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2012 13:00:15 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCfcwuW18S5n6be-P2-oixwGMze_XZzLwmjHHRhCiqObQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 12:55 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> On 10/2/12 3:19 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> Retina Macs don't do subpixel at all
>
> Chrome, Safari, and Firefox (with the recent changes to implement the
> resolution-doubling support) all seem to be doing subpixel AA on my "retina"
> Mac, at first glance.

Yeah, just found out about this.  Still, though, on Retina Macs the
situation is more like other OSes - the two modes are very close to
each other visually, so swapping between the two isn't a big deal.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 2 October 2012 20:01:05 GMT

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