Bug 1010341 - Freetype clips emboldened fonts
Freetype clips emboldened fonts
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: freetype (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Marek Kašík
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Reported: 2013-09-20 10:49 EDT by Marek Kašík
Modified: 2014-06-18 00:52 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: freetype-2.4.11-7.el7
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Last Closed: 2014-06-13 05:36:18 EDT
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Description Marek Kašík 2013-09-20 10:49:25 EDT
Description of problem:
Freetype computes wrong vertical size of emboldened fonts. Consequently, it clips bold characters.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. ensure that you have vlgothic fonts installed
2. pango-view --font 'VL Gothic Bold 300' --text 6 --annotate=1

Actual results:
Shown character has wrong bounding box.

Expected results:
Shown character has correct bounding box.

Additional info:
Reported here:  https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=686709
Fixed here:     http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=31e726d939e7b79506d11164d259c9789e429761
Comment 4 Ludek Smid 2014-06-13 05:36:18 EDT
This request was resolved in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0.

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