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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8072620

Concerned at the low quality of Linux Swing font rendering

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      FULL PRODUCT VERSION :


      ADDITIONAL OS VERSION INFORMATION :
      Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. This issue also affects other distribution.

      A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM :
      Swing's font rendering does not use linux fontconfig. This mean thats all fonts which are rendered by Swing look terrible in Linux environment and does not fit to fonts rendered by Ubuntu or others Linux distribution.

      STEPS TO FOLLOW TO REPRODUCE THE PROBLEM :
      On the Google you can find half-fixes for this issue but they do not solve this problem.

      EXPECTED VERSUS ACTUAL BEHAVIOR :
      EXPECTED -
      Beautiful font rendering as Ubuntu's default.
      ACTUAL -
      Fonts look terrible.

      REPRODUCIBILITY :
      This bug can be reproduced always.

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            Assignee:
            pardesha Pardeep Sharma
            Reporter:
            webbuggrp Webbug Group
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