Fedora 17 Chrome Font Rendering Fix
Published August 29, 2012
After installing Fedora 17, I noticed font rendering in Chrome was terrible, but fonts in Firefox looked just fine.
This has something to do with Chrome not honoring the system font hinting settings.
To fix this, place the following in ~/.fonts.conf and restart Chrome:
<edit name="autohint" mode="assign">
<edit name="hinting" mode="assign">
<edit mode="assign" name="hintstyle">
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