Default Font in JavaFX 2.2 and JavaFX 8
philip.race at oracle.com
Sun Aug 25 08:52:29 PDT 2013
On 8/24/13 10:25 AM, Peter Penzov wrote:
> I found these post how to embed fonts:
> Do you think that it's a good idea to embed a font and use it on every OS?
> Maybe I will have future problems doing this?
Its up to you, If you want a consistent font across platforms and releases
then you'd want to do this as the standard behaviour of picking up the
means it'll be entirely up to 1) the O/S vendor, 2) the end-user config
what that maps to.
> On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 8:18 PM, Jasper Potts <jasper.potts at oracle.com>wrote:
>> Windows XP = Tahoma 8pt
>> Windows Vista or newer = Segoe UI 12,15 or 18 depending on user large font
>> Mac = Lucida Grande 13
>> Linux = I am not 100% sure think Lucida Sans 12
That was true a long time ago but since 2.0 FCS we should be picking up
whatever is the platform default UI font, as defined by libfontconfig's
>> On Aug 24, 2013, at 7:55 AM, Richard Bair <richard.bair at oracle.com> wrote:
>>> It depends on the platform. We choose as the default whatever the OS
>> tells us the font should be.
>>> On Aug 24, 2013, at 2:32 AM, Peter Penzov <peter.penzov at gmail.com>
>>>> Can you tell me what is the default text Font in JavaFX 2.2 and JavaFX
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