Having installed Fedora 17, the fonts still not feel smooth enough...
I've tried this, and they improved a lot, still I don't get Windows like smoothness.
Using a Java IDE, called intellij so font rendering is very important.
Any ideas on how to get them better? Using 24" display, 1920 x 1200 res
It's basically this question updated for Fedora 17 (procedure there did not make much change)
Here is a sample:
Here is a Consolas font (In Windows) (is different, I don't have the same font in Linux)