[futurebasic] Re: [FB] iMac and CDEF CITY incompatibility?

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From: Hans Törnqvist <hans@...>
Date: Fri, 18 Jun 1999 07:30:57 +0100
Hi,
I have the same problem. I think it comes after System 8.5.1.
My solution is to change the system font back to Chicago from Charcoal.
And what have Apple done with the Monaco font?

Best regards
Hans

Peuapeu@... wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I use CDEF CITY to produce the buttons in my application.  Nothing fancy ...
> raised grey buttons with black type (CDEF #66) and raised grey buttons with
> outlined (white inside) type (CDEF # 65).  The font is the system font.  The
> buttons look fine on every Mac I've tried until now.   Those machines have
> everything from OS 7.1 to OS 8.5.   Not one of the hundreds of users has
> indicated a problem either.  However, I just got an iMac (System 8.5 ROM
> 1.2.1) and tried the program on it.  While everything else works fine, the
> CDEF buttons text look terrible.  The raised grey text is faint and hard to
> read with little white spots here and there, and the outline button is
> unreadable (as if two images of the text were placed on the button but offset
> a significant amount from one another).  If I turn the CDEF off, the
> plain-jane buttons look fine (with the same font).  Has anyone else
> encountered this problem and if so is there a fix that will make the CDEF
> work properly on an iMac?  If not, is there an alternative way of producing
> buttons of this type that is not too complicated?
>
> Thanks in advance ...
>
> James Schumacher
> peuapeu@...
>
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