bugFree UCS Outline Fonts - Bugs: bug #46249, Armenian kerning


bug #46249: Armenian kerning

Submitted by:  Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Submitted on:  Mon 19 Oct 2015 01:23:48 PM UTC  
Category:  individual character(s) Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  letter positioning poor Status:  Fix posted
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  development

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Tue 22 Dec 2015 04:24:31 PM UTC, comment #4:

Oh yeah, I can see the effect in FreeSerif, but after my observe, yi should also adjust the kerning in FreeSans Bold.

(file #35841)

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Wed 28 Oct 2015 03:14:02 AM UTC, comment #3:

OK, I just implemented kerning for the letter yi -- the only one that definitely needs it.

Steve White <Stevan_White>
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Fri 23 Oct 2015 07:35:47 PM UTC, comment #2:

I know nothing about Armenian kerning; FreeSerif has no Armenian kerning tables (the hook on the letter actually extends left of the glyph bounds, which is against our policy -- we prefer to use kerning for this.)

Any general information about kerning in Armenian would be appreciated!

Steve White <Stevan_White>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Wed 21 Oct 2015 01:53:25 PM UTC, comment #1:

This problem is also appeared in FreeSans.

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Mon 19 Oct 2015 01:23:48 PM UTC, original submission:

Hi Steve,

In the Armenian word այբուբեն, the letter յ seems have entry for kerning, which seems work in FreeSerif Italic, but in FreeSerif Bold this letter seems no kerning with the proceding letter.

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2015-12-22 hammerandsickle Attached File- => Added aybuban_vs_ij.PNG, #35841
    2015-10-28 Stevan_White StatusNeed info => Fix posted
    2015-10-23 Stevan_White StatusNone => Need info
        Assigned toNone => Stevan_White

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