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conf.d/README
Each file in this directory is a fontconfig configuration file. Fontconfig
-scans this directory, loading all files of the form [0-9][0-9]*, so if you
-want to use any of these options, link them to a name of that form. E.g.
+scans this directory, loading all files of the form [0-9][0-9]*. These files
+are normally installed in ../conf.avail and then symlinked here, allowing
+them to be easily installed and then enabled/disabled by adjusting the
+symlinks.
- $ ln -s no-bitmaps.conf 10no-bitmaps.conf
+The files are loaded in numeric order, the structure of the configuration
+has led to the following conventions in usage:
+ Files begining with: Contain:
+
+ 00 through 09 Font directories
+ 10 through 19 system rendering defaults (AA, etc)
+ 10-autohint.conf
+ 10-no-sub-pixel.conf
+ 10-sub-pixel-bgr.conf
+ 10-sub-pixel-rgb.conf
+ 10-sub-pixel-vbgr.conf
+ 10-sub-pixel-vrgb.conf
+ 10-unhinted.conf
+ 20 through 29 font rendering options
+ 20-fix-globaladvance.conf
+ 20-lohit-gujarati.conf
+ 20-unhint-small-vera.conf
+ 30 through 39 family substitution
+ 30-urw-aliases.conf
+ 30-amt-aliases.conf
+ 40 through 49 generic identification, map family->generic
+ 40-generic-id.conf
+ 49-sansserif.conf
+ 50 through 59 alternate config file loading
+ 50-user.conf Load ~/.fonts.conf
+ 51-local.conf Load local.conf
+ 60 through 69 generic aliases
+ 60-latin.conf
+ 65-fonts-persian.conf
+ 65-nonlatin.conf
+ 69-unifont.conf
+ 70 through 79 select font (adjust which fonts are available)
+ 70-no-bitmaps.conf
+ 70-yes-bitmaps.conf
+ 80 through 89 match target="scan" (modify scanned patterns)
+ 80-delicious.conf
+ 90 through 98 font synthesis
+ 90-synthetic.conf
+