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bug #55001: incorrect hinting of scaled subglyphs

Submitted by:  Werner LEMBERG <wl>
Submitted on:  Sat 10 Nov 2018 08:12:29 AM UTC  
Severity:  3 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behaviour
Status:  Confirmed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  Werner LEMBERG <wl> Open/Closed:  Open
Planned Release:  None

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Sat 10 Nov 2018 08:12:29 AM UTC, original submission:  

In composite glyphs, subglyphs must be first scaled then hinted, as explicitly specified in the specification.

FreeType currently handles scaled subglyphs the wrong way: It first hints, then scales.

Cf. https://github.com/googlei18n/noto-fonts/issues/1265#issuecomment-435703740

Werner LEMBERG <wl>
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