Created attachment 744278 [details]
Screendump showing the letter ė in DejaVu Sans at various sizes
Description of problem:
The letter ė is broken in DejaVu Sans on small sizes of the Italic font and the Bold font. The attachment shows a screendump of the letters ėĖ in sizes 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 and 16 in DejaVu Sans. The first row shows Regular, then Italic, than Bold and last Bold Italic.
Sizes 8-12 of the Bold font and 8-13 of the Italic font shows the dot above as a vertical line starting where the dot is supposed to be and ending at the baseline. Larger sizes look OK, as do all sizes of Regular and Bold Italic. The capital Ė looks OK everywhere.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always. It is seen in multiple applications. The screenshot is done in Libre Office, but the same thing happens in e.g. firefox.
Created attachment 744468 [details]
Other characters with dot above are broken in a similar way. The most common characters (i and j) are OK though.
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This was an issue with upstream DejaVu due to a hinting error in 2.33. This should be resolved with the release of 2.34, which is available in Fedora 20. Does this issue still exist?
The letters are displayed correctly in Fedora 20.
closing per comment #4, thanks.