Created attachment 843827 [details]
Lohit Fonts on Fedora.
Description of problem:
Punjabi Lohit font has display issue although Technical rendering is good, but display is not Good.
0A48 -ੈ - GURMUKHI VOWEL SIGN AI
0A4B- ੋ - GURMUKHI VOWEL SIGN OO
0A71- ੱ - GURMUKHI ADDAK
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Copy Paste (ਸੈ ਸੋ ਉੱ) text
2. check rendering for dependent vowel with Consonants/Independent
Dependent character mixed with Consonants/Independent
Dependent character should more clear
- Fedora 20 with konversation (kde) and Gedit (GNOME) applications.
Try to attach screenshot on Windows with Raavi Fonts
Created attachment 843840 [details]
Windows - Screenshot with Same characters.
Looking at looks two issue
1. 0A48 -ੈ - GURMUKHI VOWEL SIGN AI & 0A4B- ੋ - GURMUKHI VOWEL SIGN OO Does not attach properly (looks small gap)
2. 0A71 ੱ does not have sufficient gap with preceding character.
I will fix this with next release.
Thanks Aman for reporting this issue.
Created attachment 844395 [details]
Lohit Punjabi font issues
here I am attaching the image taken from fedora 19 OS and it can clearly be seen the matras are merging either to each other or to the fonts.
matras ੈ and ੋ require a clockwise rotation to few degrees. also the size of also the matras size be such that they must not take space more the the width of the character they are upon.
the matra ੱ is of very large size and it needs to be shrunken a bit. it overlaps to the characters on the both sides specially when it is ਉੱ on its left side.
Thanks Amandeep for more clarification. I designed Adak specifically checking with the Unicode chart, where Adak is bit bigger than Tippi.
Agree with your provided comments.
Really happy that issue got reported before Lohit2 plan of Punjabi.
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Created attachment 1033261 [details]
Image to show improved rendering
This resolves issue report by A S Alam.
For issue reported by Amandeep Singh Saini reported upstream issue. https://github.com/pravins/lohit/issues/71
closing as a upstream.