[Fontconfig] How to block glyph fallback in a QT application?
Janusz S. Bien
jsbien at mimuw.edu.pl
Mon Jan 6 06:46:06 PST 2014
Quote/Cytat - Raimund Steger <rs at mytum.de> (Mon 06 Jan 2014 02:51:29 PM CET):
> On Mon, January 6, 2014 07:13, Janusz S. Bien wrote:
>> incidentally selects an improper font, then fallback creates quite a
> What kind of mess are you seeing --
> * empty squares showing (= no glyph fallback)
That's what I would like to have when the user selects a wrong font.
> * proper characters showing but from the wrong font (= glyph fallback)
Usually this is just the case, by the main problem is caused by ligatures.
The historical texts used a lot of ligatures and it's quite confusing
when they are split into separate characters.
Prof. dr hab. Janusz S. Bień - Uniwersytet Warszawski (Katedra
Prof. Janusz S. Bień - University of Warsaw (Formal Linguistics Department)
jsbien at uw.edu.pl, jsbien at mimuw.edu.pl, http://fleksem.klf.uw.edu.pl/~jsbien/
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