bugFree UCS Outline Fonts - Bugs: bug #44948, Require more ligatures with long S

 
 

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 problem Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Postponed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  development

Add a New Comment(Rich Markup)
   

You are not logged in

Please log in, so followups can be emailed to you.

 

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>

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach Files:
   
   
Comment:
   

Attached Files
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)

 

Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found

 

Carbon-Copy List
  • -email is unavailable- added by Stevan_White (Updated the item)
  • -email is unavailable- added by hammerandsickle (Submitted the item)
  •  

    Do you think this task is very important?
    If so, you can add your encouragement to it.
    This task has 0 encouragements so far.

    Only logged-in users can vote.

     

    Please enter the title of George Orwell's famous dystopian book (it's a date):

     

     

    Follow 6 latest changes.

    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    Thu 13 Aug 2015 05:08:43 PM UTC hammerandsickle Attached File- => Added My proposal.png, #34636
    Tue 28 Apr 2015 06:32:11 PM UTC Stevan_White StatusNone => Postponed
        Assigned toNone => Stevan_White
    Tue 28 Apr 2015 04:44:32 PM UTC hammerandsickle Attached 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

    Back to the top


    Powered by Savane 3.3