Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 430886
[mr_IN] In Samyak_Devanagari.ttf anchoring is not proper
Last modified: 2008-03-06 00:47:47 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component: 1.1
How reproducible: Very often
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install Samyak_Devanagri.ttf at /usr/share/fonts/samyak/
2.Open Gedit and select Marathi keyboard layout
3.Type following key sequence: किंवा कु कू र्कि
किंवा कु कू र्कि (vowel signs/marks not attaching at proper position of the
consonants. Anchoring not proper)
किंवा कु कू र्कि (marks attaches at the proper position -ie above base, below base,
prebase and postbase)
Ligatures and lookup tables (especially --the post base one) needs to be modified.
i have filed same bug in upstream sarovar
working on that
sounds some problem with the gpos feature setting
Created attachment 293873 [details]
this is patch for Samyak_Devanagari.sfd
this patch will modify properties of gpos features from latin to devanagari
and it will also add anchor point in glyph reph
Created attachment 293874 [details]
font with issue resolved
sloved the bug, problem was with gpos setting.
gpos rules were present in atin script, just moved them to devanagari script.
also added anchor point for reph glyph.
please test attached ttf
patch is upstream and bug is fixed in the latest upstream release of samyak-fonts
rpm version samyak-fonts-devanagari-1.2.0-1.fc9