What is the best, most foolproof way of getting nice font rendering in Linux?
Currently, I am experiencing thin, ugly fonts (shown below). I have wasted too much time tweaking
fonts.conf, and I have yet to find a decent combination.
I am running Debian 6.0 with no desktop environment (just Openbox for a window manager) in a VM on a Macbook Pro (OS X 10.7.4).
The following screenshots were taken without
running in "native" Openbox environment:
running over X11, which looks a little worse than Openbox: