Bug 245852 - gtkhml3: font kerning is not working properly
gtkhml3: font kerning is not working properly
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtkhtml3 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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: 447238 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2007-06-26 19:50 EDT by Bernard Johnson
Modified: 2008-06-26 23:21 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-06-26 23:21:37 EDT
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example (36.12 KB, application/pdf)
2007-06-26 19:50 EDT, Bernard Johnson
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Desktop 446894 None None None Never

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Description Bernard Johnson 2007-06-26 19:50:25 EDT
Description of problem:
Look at the example file. For example, "Interest Income" as the letters "er" and
"om" touching.  Other distances are suspect as well.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gtkhtml3-3.15.4-1.fc8

How reproducible:
Always
Comment 1 Bernard Johnson 2007-06-26 19:50:25 EDT
Created attachment 157968 [details]
example
Comment 2 Matthew Barnes 2007-06-26 23:36:46 EDT
Thanks for reporting this.  I'll try to get the font kerning fixed as part of my
upstream work in this area.  Please see [1] for further updates.

I'll leave this bug open for now to help me track this particular problem.

[1] http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=446894
Comment 3 Bernard Johnson 2008-01-23 20:29:39 EST
Matthew, any chance of having a bug fix in the near future?
Comment 4 Matthew Barnes 2008-01-29 14:23:02 EST
Looks like it fell through the cracks.  I'll try to address this soon.
Comment 5 Bojan Smojver 2008-05-02 01:54:40 EDT
Ping...
Comment 6 Matthew Barnes 2008-05-19 14:03:51 EDT
*** Bug 447238 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 Johnny Proton 2008-05-19 14:42:03 EDT
If this is an upstream bug, how did they manage to fix it in Ubuntu and keep it
fixed for at least 2 versions now?
Comment 8 Matthew Barnes 2008-05-19 15:19:48 EDT
Ask Ubuntu.  And tell them to share.
Comment 9 Johnny Proton 2008-05-19 17:19:41 EDT
I'll do what you ask me to do if I can, but I can't see if you are joking or
not.  I just know that I can't print anything out from my emails without it
looking like my computer has preschool quality handwriting.

I know it's been working for quite a while in Ubuntu so I'm wondering why it
isn't working in Fedora.
Comment 10 Matthew Barnes 2008-06-26 23:21:37 EDT
I finally have a patch for this in the upstream bug referenced above, so I'm
closing this as UPSTREAM.  Please continue to monitor [1] for further updates.

[1] http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=446894

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