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16th May 2005, 12:32 PM
I have Fedora Core 3 and ati radeon 9600pro on my computer. I'm using default
fc 3 ati radeon 9600pro driver. The problem is that the overall picture quality is blurry. For e.g. When I'm using firefox and the fonts are small I can't even read them properly. Changing the driver doesn't help. I have set the minimum pixel size on firefox to 12 so that I can read all texts.

The font settings in preferences (smooth, best contrast etc) doesn't help either.
Any suggestions?

On other computer I have radeon 9200 and fc3. The picture quality is much sharper.

16th May 2005, 12:44 PM

You didn't say whether you compared fonts on 2 systems using the same monitor or not.
If you tested systems with two different monitors, it is possible that the difference in technical characteristics of monitors plays cruical role.

16th May 2005, 02:33 PM
its the same monitor.