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bug #35782: Bengali in Serif: glyphs very rough, uneven weight

Submitted by:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Submitted on:  Sat 10 Mar 2012 01:20:17 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:  2010-09-19

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Sat 10 Mar 2012 01:20:17 PM UTC, original submission:

The glyphs in the Bengali range in Serif (especially auxiliary glyphs) have far too many nodes, and consequently have very rough contours. Also, the stem width seems quite uneven.

There is a more recent release of the original font, SolaimanLipi, but it doesn't addrees this issue. Also it is SIL-licensed, so I don't think it can be used without special permission. Wrote to author, Solaiman Karim. Have not heard back.

Steve White <Stevan_White>
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