[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] what is X11FontScaler?

Phil Race philip.race at oracle.com
Wed Jan 2 17:23:38 UTC 2013

You mean X11FontScaler.c ? It is (no surprise, surely?) used when
needed to ask X11 to scale fonts. Its used instead of freetype when
a font is only available via X11.

I am not sure why you can't find where its being referenced in the Java 
since it definitely is ..


On 12/30/2012 12:06 PM, Helbrass wrote:
> Hi All!
> Sorry for dumb question, but what's X11FontScaler? Is it used together 
> with freetypeScaler or instead of it?
> Could not find any info anywhere. In build system it looks like it is 
> build but I can't find it used on java side...
> Thanx in advance.

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