[NTG-context] Working with Arabic

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Mar 8 13:30:36 CET 2010


On 8-3-2010 13:08, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
> Am 08.03.10 11:39, schrieb Hans Hagen:
>>> Will it then be also possible to assign a single color to a complete
>>> font, e.g. [...]
>> No, at least not now as i see color as completely unrelated to fonts.
>> In the case of arabic it's part of the tradition to color certain glyphs.
>>
>> Of course it's possible to implement it but somehow coloring a whole
>> font sounds like a hack to me (as we have style/color pairs in setups
>> already).
> OK, you’re the boss.

well, that's a weak argument for not pressing me -)

btw, adding color as option to a font would slow down font switching etc 
significantly


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