The Font Backends

WebKitGTK+ currently supports a single font backend which uses Fontconfig for selection, Freetype for rasterization, and Harfbuzz for complex text shaping. We recently switched from supporting an optional Pango-based backend. Now the "Freetype" backend is the only one available.

Remaining font bugs

There are still some font bugs remaining. Here's a list to help us keep track of them:

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