- consistency with other applications - if you are using
> gtk+/GNOME, Qt/KDE, Mozilla or other applications that use
> fontconfig then using fontconfig from matplotlib means you
> are using the same font-matching library and have access to
> exactly the same font files as your other applications.
This looked to me to be a heavily UNIX oriented system. Eg, one thing
the font_manager does is query the win32 registry for font location
information. All of the examples I saw on the fontconfig page seemed
to assume /etc and a unix like file system. I didn't look too deep,
Is this portable?