Bug 591559 - Height of arrows are too low.
Height of arrows are too low.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: liberation-fonts (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Pravin Satpute
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-05-12 10:46 EDT by Caius Chance
Modified: 2010-10-13 02:22 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-10-13 02:22:24 EDT
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Sample of what is corrected. Provided by the reporter. (4.95 KB, image/png)
2010-05-12 10:48 EDT, Caius Chance
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Description Caius Chance 2010-05-12 10:46:42 EDT
Description of problem:

(Originally from Peter Taran's email):

What do you think about moving horizontal arrows slightly up? In Courier
New arrows points almost to the middle point of small letters and it looks
nice. Liberation arrows are places essentually lower (what reason?) and
looks strange (See attachment 1 [details]).

This case is better I think (See attachment 2 [details]).

What your opinion?
Comment 1 Caius Chance 2010-05-12 10:48:04 EDT
Created attachment 413449 [details]
Sample of what is corrected. Provided by the reporter.
Comment 2 Caius Chance 2010-05-12 11:18:57 EDT
Updated Mono and committed to repo, discovered all fonts have same problem. In progress.
Comment 3 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2010-07-14 20:22:08 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 4 Pravin Satpute 2010-07-15 01:22:33 EDT

what is the present status of this bug?
can we close this or still in progress

let me know so i can do the remaining stuff
Comment 5 Caius Chance 2010-07-15 01:44:00 EDT
Hi Pravin,

My last progress was creating the sample. i.e. you need to fix all of the font files. The problem of horizontal arrows (both left and right) are extremely easy to be spotted by human eyes in fontforge. It should be 2 chars for each font file.

Let me know if you need any.

Rgds, kaio.
Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2010-07-30 07:37:05 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.

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Comment 7 Pravin Satpute 2010-10-13 02:22:24 EDT
thanks kaio for information.

i have update all arrows (right u2190, left u2192 and arrowboth u2194 ) in upstream all liberation fonts, it will be available in next upstream release

closing as upstream
please reopen if see any problem

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