[NTG-context] modifying kerning breaks opentype ligatures (and other features)

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Mon Dec 10 19:33:32 CET 2018


On 12/10/2018 6:16 PM, mf wrote:

> yes, the ligature would not get the same shrinkage or stretch of the 
> rest, but i don't modify the kerning that much (factor=.02 is the 
> maximum value). It's still acceptable.
ok, then don't use this characterkerning but use expansion (hz) ... you 
can do that extreme (larg evalues) if needed (after all, big publishers 
do that too)

Hans

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