[NTG-context] 10+ reasons why I still use MKII

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu May 13 23:05:13 CEST 2010


On 13-5-2010 9:31, Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس  سماوي حامد wrote:

> Sometimes forcing will look nice, but even then one probably has to add a
> bit of interlinespace to the latin font to get the right balance. That is,
> a latin document that uses a LOT of interparagraph arabic will want a bit
> extra interlinespace to begin with, so that "forcing" will generally give
> good results.

you can set up grid snapping according to several strategies (will be 
documented when okay)

- snap to lineht/dp
- add strutht/dp
- find minimum noflines needed, round up/down (dp and/or ht)

it's not only a mixed latin-arabic problem, lines with large math also 
have this problem

Hans

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