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I fixed it. Download and install this via software-center and boom! It's working :D


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Like Rmano guessed I had to delete ~/.config/fontconfig/fonts.conf which included (wrong) settings for the antialiasing of fonts. Any problematic program started after deleting that file, rendered the fonts right again.


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Does your problem reproduce under different conditions? Can you reproduce the problem under different conditions and benchmark the time it takes to perform various operations (ex: time cat largefile.txt). Example scenarios: using GNU screen instead of tmux; without using a terminal multiplexor; using another terminal emulator (tilda, terminator, rxvt or ...


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I solved this by simply grabbing the whole /etc/fonts directory off another U14.10 computer, wiping out the bad stuff on this computer, copying over the new /etc/fonts/, then running sudo dpkg-reconfigure fontconfig . . . logged out, logged back in. Solved. All I wanted to do was use bitmapped terminus in my terminal. . .


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In those two samples it looks like the font rendering algorithm is the same, one is just much darker than the other (and the darker one looks, to me, better). This would be font smoothing "gamma" - gamma controlling how light/dark the partially lit pixels are adjusted. Both the two following articles recommending setting font smoothing in Wine using ...


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After many hours of searching $ sudo apt-get purge pango-graphite worked for me. This was broken on a dist upgrade to 14.10, and since I spend 90+% of my time in mate-terminal or gnome-terminal this was truly driving me crazy. Thanks!


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Download and install nafees-urdu fonts. Update the package index: sudo apt-get update Install fonts-nafees deb package: sudo apt-get install fonts-nafees and refresh your browser it works fine for me. or try this http://www.urdujahan.com/linux.html



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