[NTG-context] new upload
arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Sun Jan 23 23:25:07 CET 2022
On Sat, Jan 22, 2022 at 06:01:42PM +0530, kauśika via ntg-context wrote:
> Recently when we were troubled by incorrect rendering of certain conjuncts in
> malayalam, Hans added a new font-feature. More below*, but first some
> background: from my testing, the main reason for the problems with fonts seems
> to come from the varied interpretations and/or implementations of OTF
> specification. To add to this complexity there are two script tags (v1, v2 in
> OTF and -one, -two in ConTeXt) for each writing system (script). While there
> are fonts which work very well right away many others have issues and the
> feature was added to somewhat alleviate these issues.
Thank you for this overview. Do you have a list of the fonts you know
to be working, and those you know to have issues, and with what script?
This would be most useful, I think. I can help collating the
information on a wiki page.
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