[HarfBuzz] Language Modularization?
behdad at behdad.org
Thu Nov 6 19:14:19 PST 2008
Theppitak Karoonboonyanan wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 9:09 AM, Behdad Esfahbod <behdad at behdad.org> wrote:
>> In the vision I have for HarfBuzz though, no, it wouldn't be ok to link to
>> libthai. In my view, libthai will be merged into HarfBuzz as HarfBuzz will be
>> the definitive Free shaping engine. We don't need a libthai and a libarabic
>> and a libindic...
> You're right. Shaping shouldn't require that much.
> So, cutting and pasting seems inevitable.
What I was trying to get to is that everywhere that one currently uses
libthai, they should switch to using HarfBuzz. What are usecases that
switching is infeasible?
The target HarfBuzz of course can be compiled with all by Latin and Thai
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