kde 3.2 konqueror web browser font sizes are far too large on some sites

Colin J Thomson colin at g6avk.demon.co.uk
Tue Mar 23 19:53:18 GMT 2004

On Tuesday 23 Mar 2004 07:27, James Richard Tyrer wrote:

> > Sites such as www.horde.org and www.jboss.org render with very large font
> > sizes when running konqueror in kde 3.2.1-0.1 Red Hat on a clean Fedora
> > Core 1 i386 system.
> >
> > These sites look fine in Mozilla, Opera, Netscape & IE out of the box, it
> > is only konqueror that is "wrong".

> This is probably just a font or configuration issue since these sites both
> are rendered OK with Konqueror 3.2.1 on my system.  The 'horde' site
> specifically requires Arial and this might cause problems if you don't have
> it installed.

Can I add that this site http://corefonts.sourceforge.net/ has an easy step by 
step guide to get/build and install (on RPM based systems) Microsoft's 
TrueType core fonts, which of course includes Arial.
The two sites Greg Johnson mentioned now dont look to bad to me, well its 
improved things a bit after installing the new fonts :)

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