Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 429527
[ml_IN]: Removal of a glyph from font file
Last modified: 2016-07-31 21:30:49 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #429526 +++
Description of problem:
There is a glyph in Malayalam font file where when, 0D38 + 0D4D + 0D31 forms a
glyph with 0D31 under 0D38 like a below based image. This should not happen,
instead must be giving the output just as the sequence of keys.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.Type 0D38, 0D4D and 0D31
Glyph formed will be like 0D31 under 0D38
Just as in key sequence 0D38, 0D4D and 0D31
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2008-01-21 07:12 EST --
Created an attachment (id=292356)
Files with correct and wrong glyph
Created attachment 292524 [details]
patch for Lohit-Malayalam.sfd
This patch removes the said glyph.
Fixed in fedora,needs to be built for RHEL.
Fixed in fonts-malayalam-2.3.1-1.
Created attachment 317153 [details]
Editor Testing (no difference)
Created attachment 317156 [details]
Screenshot in Fontforge
Screenshot in fontforge with new and old file (as per suggested by SE), has removed glyph for which bug filed
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