Bug 457883 - Sindhi Characters are not supported in pango [U+097B-U+097F]
Sindhi Characters are not supported in pango [U+097B-U+097F]
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pango (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Behdad Esfahbod
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-08-05 03:28 EDT by Pravin Satpute
Modified: 2008-08-06 04:14 EDT (History)
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it defines unicode characters for range 0970-097F in devaCharClasses (955 bytes, patch)
2008-08-05 08:27 EDT, Pravin Satpute
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Description Pravin Satpute 2008-08-05 03:28:22 EDT
Description of problem:
Devanagari characters in range U+0970-U+097F not supported in pango, these includes characters for sindhi,limbu and marathi lanaguages, these are recently added in Unicode 5.0 and unicode 5.1

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.open gedit 
2.type U+097B and U+094B using rawcode

Actual results:
3.U+094B giving dotted circle(U+25CC)

'U+097B U+25CC U+094B' 

Expected results:
it should not give dotted circle as this is valid combination
'U+097B U+094B' 

Additional info:
As i am trying to add sindhi language support in F10, we need this.
same thing is available in harfbuzz
Comment 1 Pravin Satpute 2008-08-05 08:27:47 EDT
Created attachment 313446 [details]
it defines unicode characters for range 0970-097F in devaCharClasses

It add support for following characters
0970: sign  (known character)
0971: sign ( reference http://www.dkuug.dk/jtc1/sc2/wg2/docs/n3125.pdf)
0972: Independant Vowel (known character)

097B-097F: Consonant (reference http://std.dkuug.dk/JTC1/SC2/wg2/docs/n2934.pdf )
Comment 2 Pravin Satpute 2008-08-05 08:29:15 EDT
I have tested above patch in pango-view and it is giving expected results
Comment 3 Behdad Esfahbod 2008-08-06 04:14:00 EDT
2008-08-06  Behdad Esfahbod  <behdad@gnome.org>

         Fedora Bug 457883 - Sindhi Characters are not supported in
         pango [U+097B-U+097F]
         Patch from Pravin Satpute

        * modules/indic/indic-ot-class-tables.c: Add [U+097B-U+097F].

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