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bug #34009: Ethiopic glyph quality could be improved

Submitted by:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Submitted on:  Sat 13 Aug 2011 07:35:07 PM UTC  
 
Category:  character range Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  glyph(s) ugly Status:  Postponed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  development

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Sat 13 Aug 2011 07:35:07 PM UTC, original submission:

The CREDITS file explains that the Ethiopic range came from a TeX metafont, and that the spline contures were produced by TeXtrace.

The resulting glyphs have a lot of badly unnecessary points, and are also rather uneven and rough.

The results could be improved by a process similar to that used for Sinhala, converting the metafont objects directly to outlines.

Steve White <Stevan_White>
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