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OpenGL Fast font rendering + wxWidgets

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I'm coding an app right now that needs to render fonts. I've read that bitmapped fonts are the normal way to do this in OpenGL. This is problematic for me though -- all the bitmapped font examples I've seen are windows specific, and I'm using the wxWidgets toolkit to try and keep my code crossplatform. The other problem is that even if I do code a bitmapped fonts implementation for each platform, integration with wxWidgets will be a problem. wxWidgets sets up a lot of nice dialogs automatically for me, like letting the user choose fonts. So then I have a bitmapped font implementation, plus the work of getting the wxFont class to work with each implementation. Is there an easier way? Pulling in a new library still requires the glue work between it and wxFont. I'm using textured fonts right now but they look like crap. :P

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