Gtk4-demo application looks blurry and ugly compared to gtk3-demo application on windows (MSYS2)

As stated in the title, I see the gtk4 text on MSYS2 Windows specifically look really bad compared to it’s prior gtk3. I’m wondering this difference is intended or the MSYS2 build has something wrong?

gtk3-demo application

gtk4-demo application

Do you have the same issue with other GTK4 apps? I guess then it is related to this issue:

I don’t know for Windows but on Linux with GTK4.6 or newer the workaround is to create the file ~/.config/gtk-4.0/settings.ini with this in it:


Oh, nice!, enabled gtk-hint-font-metrics and looks good now, thanks!

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