[Fontconfig] Lucida Sans/Grande/Unicode matching confusion

Akira TAGOH akira at tagoh.org
Tue May 1 03:33:27 PDT 2012

Well, actually it's not alias specific but can see same behavior when
having multiple strings in <test>.

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=33644#c12 and
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=33644#c17 may helps to
understand what happened there.

On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 7:11 PM, Akira TAGOH <akira at tagoh.org> wrote:
> On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 6:07 PM, Raimund Steger <rs at mytum.de> wrote:
>> Hm, normally only one <family> is supported in the left hand side of an
>> alias rule I think. See fontconfig-user.html or:
>>  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.fonts.fontconfig/3741
> I've read threads and code again, I think this is actually a bug.
> strictly speaking, <alias> is capable to have multiple <family>
> elements in it. but current implementation tries to do prepend/append
> at the first element of <family> anyway. this is why it works for one
> but not for other. I'll fix that.
> --
> Akira TAGOH


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