Table Text Livecode vs .....
theaford at btinternet.com
Tue Dec 17 14:23:49 EST 2019
Firstly I have an iMac, none retina.
1. Just checked Pages & Numbers and they both appear similar to LC.
2. Then checked TextEdit and that appears the same as Filemaker.
The rendering of the text in Filemaker & TextEdit appears to my poor eyesight to be more black (if that is possible).
My poor eyesight is the reason I notice this in the first place, because I have the same database in both LC & Filemaker.
I prefer the scripting of LC to Filemaker but the display of the same table is much clearer in Filemaker for the same font (more blackness).
Perhaps there is an anti alias setting or such like, that has not been implemented in LC.
If so it would be good to get that option?
There used to be (not sure if it’s there now) a terminal command
defaults write -g CGFontRenderingFontSmoothingDisabled -bool NO
and probably others for this sort of thing. Perhaps they have to be implemented in app.
> On 17 Dec 2019, at 17:54, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 9.5.1 RC1
>> On Dec 17, 2019, at 09:14 , Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>> What version of LiveCode are you using.
>> Older releases did not support the Retina display, but newer releases do.
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