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bug #25392: Exclamation sign of Droid Sans Mono incorrectly rendered -- dot is missing

Submitted by:  Igor M Podlesny <poige>
Submitted on:  Sat 24 Jan 2009 06:00:58 AM UTC  
 
Severity:  3 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behaviour
Status:  Fixed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  David Turner <freetype> Open/Closed:  Closed
Planned Release:  2.6.4

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Sat 05 Mar 2016 06:51:11 PM UTC, comment #4:

It took an excessively long time, but this is now fixed in FreeType's git repository.

Note, however, that the applied patch can't do wonders; at smaller sizes, the exclamation mark still loses the gap between the dot and the stroke.

Werner LEMBERG <wl>
Project Administrator
Tue 27 Jan 2009 05:38:19 AM UTC, comment #3:

I can confirm that. Unfortunately, I can't fix it, at least
not in the near future. Maybe David has some time to look at
it.

Werner LEMBERG <wl>
Project Administrator
Sat 24 Jan 2009 09:53:53 AM UTC, comment #2:

> URL of the font, please.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Droid_(font)#External_links

(I used git's one)

> Which dpi value are you using?
> `Size 11pt' is meaningless without it.


Sure.

$ xdpyinfo|grep dots
resolution: 96x96 dots per inch

Igor M Podlesny <poige>
Sat 24 Jan 2009 09:35:49 AM UTC, comment #1:

URL of the font, please.

Which dpi value are you using? `Size 11pt' is meaningless
without it.

Werner LEMBERG <wl>
Project Administrator
Sat 24 Jan 2009 06:00:58 AM UTC, original submission:

Please see the attached screenshots -- only glyphs of sizes > 11 are correctly rendered.

(I prefer not using bytecode interpreter.)

Igor M Podlesny <poige>

 

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file #17312:  size-11-broken.png added by poige (44KiB - image/png)
file #17313:  size-12-ok.png added by poige (45KiB - image/png)

 

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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2016-03-05 wl StatusConfirmed => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
        Planned ReleaseNone => 2.6.4
    2009-01-27 wl StatusNeed Info => Confirmed
        Assigned towl => freetype
    2009-01-24 wl StatusNone => Need Info
        Assigned toNone => wl
    2009-01-24 poige Attached File- => Added size-11-broken.png, #17312
        Attached File- => Added size-12-ok.png, #17313
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