Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 361101
Italic Liberation Serif produces a weird character instead of an a with a tilde
Last modified: 2008-01-23 01:06:58 EST
Description of problem:
When you type an "a" with a tilde (ã) using italic Liberation Serif, you get a
weird blurred character.
Steps to Reproduce:
Type an "a" with a tilde in any application using italic Liberation Serif.
Or you can use ã in HTML formatting the character as italic and using
Liberation Serif as the browser font.
Created attachment 244971 [details]
A screenshot of the weird a in OpenOffice (but it happens in any application).
Currently, Liberation Fonts modification is not authorized except by their
This bug is tracked by bug# 304441 for prompting to the attention of Ascender.
I am testing with the ã from the sentence "When you type an "a" with a tilde (ã)
using italic Liberation Serif, you get a weird blurred character." in bug
The bug is not unable to be reproduced after bug#428596. Hence, closing this
bug. Please see the screenshot attached below to reconfirm.
Created attachment 292602 [details]
screenshot after rhbz#428596