[NTG-context] Problem with Quran KFGQPC Uthman Taha Naskh font

Mohammad Hossein Bateni bateni at gmail.com
Fri Apr 29 12:00:19 CEST 2016


Actually the MWE may help:

\usemodule[simplefonts]
\setmainfont[KFGQPC Uthman Taha Naskh][features=arabic,range=arabic]
\setcharacterstripping[1]

\setupdirections[bidi=on,method=one]
\setupalign[r2l]

\starttext
\tfb

الْحَمْدُ

\stoptext

—MHB

On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 5:52 AM, Mohammad Hossein Bateni <bateni at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Thanks, Hans!  The problem is *almost* fixed in the latest beta, version:
> 2016.04.27 10:18.  I didn't think something had changed in the past two
> weeks; that's why I hadn't tried with the latest version.
>
> There is only one word where I notice bad placement of diacritics when
> using CONTEXT.  Compare this
> <http://mhbateni.com/context/bug-01/word-context.png> and this
> <http://mhbateni.com/context/bug-01/word-chrome.png>.
>
> BTW context gave the following "warning" about not being able to access
> the data.  Is that because it was the first run of a new installation?
>
> system          > lua > compiling
>> '/Users/bateni/context.newest/tex/texmf-cache/luatex-cache/context/5fe67e0bfe781ce0dde776fb1556f32e/fonts/data/names.tma'
>> into
>> '/Users/bateni/context.newest/tex/texmf-cache/luatex-cache/context/5fe67e0bfe781ce0dde776fb1556f32e/fonts/data/names.tmc'
>> system          > lua > dumping
>> '/Users/bateni/context.newest/tex/texmf-cache/luatex-cache/context/5fe67e0bfe781ce0dde776fb1556f32e/fonts/data/names.tma'
>> into
>> '/Users/bateni/context.newest/tex/texmf-cache/luatex-cache/context/5fe67e0bfe781ce0dde776fb1556f32e/fonts/data/names.tmc'
>> stripped
>> fonts           > names > accessing the data table failed
>
>
> —MHB
>
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 4:42 AM, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
>
>> On 4/29/2016 5:01 AM, Mohammad Hossein Bateni wrote:
>>
>>> The attachments in the email below were too big for the list (>100KB).
>>> I uploaded them here <http://mhbateni.com/context/bug-01/>.
>>>
>>> On Thu, Apr 28, 2016 at 10:20 PM, Mohammad Hossein Bateni
>>> <bateni at gmail.com <mailto:bateni at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>>
>>>     Hi,
>>>
>>>     I am not sure whether I'm missing certain features in the font
>>>     definition or whether there is actually some bug in how CONTEXT or
>>>     LuaTeX for that matter handles this font.  It might as well be that
>>>     there is something wrong with the font
>>>     <http://fonts.qurancomplex.gov.sa/?page_id=608>, though I doubt
>>> that.
>>>
>>>     Attached is my simple test program and the PDF output, which is
>>>     annotated to show the problems.  You can compare with the reference
>>>     PNG file I generated via rendering in Chrome.  I hope you can see
>>>     the annotations where I have pointed out the incorrect typesetting,
>>>     otherwise you can compare the two outputs to notice the difference:
>>>     for the most part, some diacritics that are not placed in the right
>>>     location (both vertically and horizontally).
>>>
>>>     I am using Mac OS X with CONTEXT current version: 2016.04.13 16:46.
>>>
>>
>> can you check the context + beta from the contextgarden?
>>
>>
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