Fedora considering default font switch

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The Fedora Project is thinking about switching to the DejaVu font family as the default font in Fedora Core. DejaVu is a derivative of the popular Bitstream Vera family, which has not seen any updates since 2003.

The Fedora developers are looking for feedback on the fonts and the proposed change.

Compare the following screenshots,

Standard Fedora Core 6 test1 (WITHOUT DejaVu):

Enhanced Fedora Core 6 test1 using Dejavu:.

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