[NTG-context] new upload

kauśika citturs at gmail.com
Sat Jan 22 08:21:51 CET 2022


On Saturday, January 22, 2022 11:36:57 AM IST Aditya Mahajan via ntg-context 
wrote:
> I finally thought that I'd try out how typesetting Hindi works with ConTeXt,
> but I don't get the correct output.
> 
> Input: आदित्य (See complete attached file)
> 
> Output: See attached.
> 
> Note that ि  "vowel sign I" should be attached to  द "letter  da" but it is
> attached to  य "letter ya". Do I need to enable a particular feature?

Unfortunately some fonts don't work properly in ConTeXt. Noto Sans Devanagari 
is one of them. The accompanying serif font (Noto Serif Devanagari) works just 
fine (mostly, there are problems with that as well). 

In this specific case, there does not seem to be any fix (at least that I could 
find).

I am trying to test many fonts and come up with a list of fonts which work, 
partially work, don't work, etc. and fixes wherever possible.

kauśika




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