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bug #12264: Ugly auto-hinting of # glyph in test font

Submitted by:  David Turner <freetype>
Submitted on:  Wed 09 Mar 2005 04:53:56 PM UTC  
Severity: 2 - MinorItem Group: Incorrect behaviour
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
Assigned to: David Turner <freetype>Open/Closed: Open
Planned Release: None

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Wed 09 Mar 2005 04:53:56 PM UTC, original submission:

The auto-hinter (or its new incarnation called the auto-fitter) doesn't properly hint the "#" glyph in the test fonts attached to this bug report.

It seems that it either separates overlapping segments, creating visible gaps, or creates too-wide stems.

David Turner <freetype>
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(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach File(s):

Attached Files
file #2702:  autohint3.ttf added by freetype (2kB - application/octet-stream)
file #2701:  autohint2.ttf added by freetype (2kB - application/octet-stream)


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Follow 2 latest changes.

Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
Wed 09 Mar 2005 04:54:17 PM UTCfreetypeAttached File-=>Added autohint3.ttf, #2295
Wed 09 Mar 2005 04:53:56 PM UTCfreetypeAttached File-=>Added autohint2.ttf, #2294

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