Commit 5505babc authored by Robert Pluim's avatar Robert Pluim

Describe --with-cairo non-support for bitmapped fonts.

* etc/NEWS: Mention Pango's removal of support for bitmapped fonts.
parent caf00066
......@@ -56,7 +56,10 @@ than their Lisp counterparts from json.el.
** The configure option '--with-cairo' is no longer experimental.
This builds Emacs with Cairo drawing, and supports built-in printing
when Emacs is built with GTK+. Some severe bugs in this build were
fixed, and we can therefore offer this to users without caveats.
fixed, and we can therefore offer this to users without caveats. Note
that building with Cairo enabled results in using Pango instead of
libXft for font support, and that Pango 1.44 has removed support for
bitmapped fonts.
+++
** Emacs now uses a "portable dumper" instead of unexec.
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