[NTG-context] Rendering of ZWNJ and ZWJ

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Jun 10 20:52:42 CEST 2008


Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jun 2008 10:45:31 -0600, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
> 
>> Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:
>>> Can this be made an option, so fonts that contain zwj zwnj are not
>>> affected?
>> ok, the next version will have
>>
>> otf.remove_joiners = true -- default
> 
> Our main test fonts + professional fonts generally have zwj zwnj so  
> actually the default should be

sure, but i need to check in what way they interfere in the lookups later on

> otf.remove_joiners = false
> 
> at least until we can
> 
>> make it an option in the font definition
> 
> Otherwise I have to keep modifying the file everytime I download a beta...

you can put

\ctxlua{otf.remove_joiners = false}

on cont-loc.mkiv or so



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