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bug #44948: Require more ligatures with long S

Submitted by:  Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Submitted on:  Tue 28 Apr 2015 04:44:32 PM UTC  
 
Category: overall font problemSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Postponed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Steve White <Stevan_White>
Open/Closed: OpenRelease: development

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Tue 28 Apr 2015 04:44:32 PM UTC, original submission:

Hi Steve,

Have you ever thought about providing more ligatures with long S? Although ſt have implemented historical ligature “hlig”, but there are more ligatures with long S in the past as ſi, ſl, ſſ etc.

Regards

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>

 

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file #34636:  My proposal.png added by hammerandsickle (4KiB - image/png - This proposal is derivated from five “Alphabetic Presentation Forms” characters and dotless i.)
file #33826:  Irenicus_LXXXVI.jpg added by hammerandsickle (764KiB - image/jpeg - You can also found these photos from here: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Long_s)
file #33827:  Garamond_type_ſi-ligature.jpg added by hammerandsickle (293KiB - image/jpeg - You can also found these photos from here: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Long_s)

 

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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Thu 13 Aug 2015 05:08:43 PM UTChammerandsickleAttached File-=>Added My proposal.png, #34636
    Tue 28 Apr 2015 06:32:11 PM UTCStevan_WhiteStatusNone=>Postponed
      Assigned toNone=>Stevan_White
    Tue 28 Apr 2015 04:44:32 PM UTChammerandsickleAttached File-=>Added Newton_-_Principia_(1687),_title,_p._5,_color.jpg, #33825
      Attached File-=>Added Irenicus_LXXXVI.jpg, #33826
      Attached File-=>Added Garamond_type_ſi-ligature.jpg, #33827

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