[Fontconfig] AppleRoman-DynaFont.patch

Mike FABIAN mfabian at suse.de
Thu Feb 5 09:56:08 PST 2009

Behdad Esfahbod <behdad at behdad.org> さんは書きました:

> Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
>> So, it's the case of a buggy fonts.  When we have support for removing certain
>> glyphs from a font pattern you can use that to blacklist these glyphs.
>> As for whether fontconfig is right or wrong, I crosschecked the table with:
>>   http://unicode.org/Public/MAPPINGS/VENDORS/APPLE/ROMAN.TXT
>> and the fontconfig version is correct, but missing the entries 0xE0 to 0xFF.
>> Maybe there's good reason for not including those, and that reason may extend
>> to the ones you are removing.  I have no idea.  Keith?
> So, I checked again, and you are commenting out the everything but the ASCII
> range, essentially making the MacRoman encoding equivalent to ASCII.  This
> plain means that the font in question has the wrong encoding tag.  That's all.

OK, so I should blacklist the wrong glyphs in these fonts when this
becomes possible with fontconfig. Fixing the encoding tag in the
fonts is not possible in case of commercial fonts.

Mike FABIAN   <mfabian at suse.de>   http://www.suse.de/~mfabian
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