font rendering issues on ubuntu
After having upgraded to lucid lynx, my fonts started to look all too smooth - subpixel rendering or whatever. The solution is
Well, that helped with firefox etc. But now skype etc. started to look strangely un-aliased. Turns out these are the qt4 applications. Now I installed 'systemsettings' (from kde) and went to Appearance->Fonts. Anti-Aliasing: Enabled, Configure->Hinting Style: Medium.
And for good measure: In Appearance->Style changed the widget style to GTK+