Print bug in MacOSX: Extremely large fonts

Henrik Brautaset Aronsen subsurface at
Thu Nov 15 00:42:47 PST 2012

Den 14.11.12 15:55, skrev Lubomir I. Ivanov:
> On 13 November 2012 05:03, Dirk Hohndel <dirk at> wrote:
>> Henrik Brautaset Aronsen <subsurface at> writes:
>>> There's something wrong with the printing, at least on MacOSX.   See the
>>> attached screen shot.  All the printout variants are equally bad.
>> Clearly the point scaling is wrong on the Mac...
>> Can you play with
>> #define DPI_SCREEN 72.0
>> #define SCALE_SCREEN 1.0
>> #define SCALE_PRINT (1.0 / DPI_SCREEN)
>> in display.h and see which value you need for the Mac?
> can someone else on osx confirm this?
> i'm sorry but i don't have osx...
> before i wrote the modification that supposedly does the trick on all
> os (at least i can see it does on linux + windows), i've received
> reports that the method in question worked on osx as well. something
> may be out of place.
> the patch:

Hi, sorry for not answering earlier.  I haven't had time to test the 
dpi/scale changes or the patch.  Too much diving!  I'll try to look at 
it, but I guess Sunday's the earliest opportunity for me.


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