[NTG-context] Fallback fails for Linux Libertine O to Junicode over private area, debugging?

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Fri Jan 7 19:33:55 CET 2022


On 1/7/2022 5:59 PM, J. P. Ascher via ntg-context wrote:
> Thanks for asking!
> 
> It's just my example.  I maintain JunicodeRX (...with Restoration
> Typographical Extensions) which includes yet more non-standard code
> points and which I continue to add to.  In my actual work, I also add in
> Symbola for additional fallbacks.
> 
> Some fonts have better language coverage (Libertine) and others have
> some custom glyphs I want (JunicodeRX and Symbola).  If I had a bit more
> time, I suspect maintaining a stand-alone
> Libertine+JunicodeRX+Symbola.otf would be the best approach, but that's
> a bit beyond me these days.
the complication in mixing fonts is that one cannot really mix the 
features arbitrary

Hans

-----------------------------------------------------------------
                                           Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE
               Ridderstraat 27 | 8061 GH Hasselt | The Netherlands
        tel: 038 477 53 69 | www.pragma-ade.nl | www.pragma-pod.nl
-----------------------------------------------------------------


More information about the ntg-context mailing list