[Dev-luatex] Cron <luatex at vz3> /var/www/luatex.org/www/bin/luatex-svn

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Nov 25 13:44:08 CET 2009


Khaled Hosny wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 10:14:07AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> Khaled Hosny wrote:
>>> Though large operator super/subscript are better now, I think it is
>>> still broken. Compare the attached office2007 and luatex generated PDFs.
>> if you look in the font you will notice that the cambria integral
>> signs have a wrong boundingbox (too much white at the right); as it
>> happens, compensating with the italic correction sort of solves this
>> so we guess that word is doing something like that
> 
> I tried to follow the spec, and the result was pretty broken (the sup
> and superscripts came effectively behind the operator), so office is
> expecting Cambria's behaviour from all fonts, so I can't see why new
> fonts will not do the same.

so why only integral and not all characters? what is ms's (otf math) 
definition of italic correction then?

Hans

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