[HarfBuzz] Testing recent changes in HarfBuzz

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Mon Mar 2 11:10:42 PST 2015

On 15-03-01 08:14 AM, Rajeesh K V wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 1, 2015 at 6:52 AM, Suresh P <sureshp at gmx.com> wrote:
>> > The expected shape is e2|p1l3|v1|a2 and I get this. You will have to add a
>> > p1xx(half) glyph to break it.
> Meera has akhn ligature for l3v1, so the font should be shaping to
> p1|xx|e2|l3v1|a2. Trying to understand a bit more why harfbuzz
> includes p1, xx in the the cluster...

I get the same results from Uniscribe; so HarfBuzz is working as intended.
There's a special-case for MALAYALAM half forms if you look in
hb-ot-shape-complex-indic.cc.  Not sure if that's relevant.


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