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2 Mar 2024 22:32:52 EST (-0500)
  Re: Possible v3,8 b2ta 2 fix for "Borked diacritical marks"  
From: jr
Date: 7 Apr 2023 11:15:00
Message: <web.643032c0500c41f34301edef6cde94f1@news.povray.org>
hi,

William F Pokorny <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
> ...
> In any case, I had a current local copy of the v3.8 beta 2 unix/linux
> tar ball. Attached is a unified diff patch file. It should be Chris, or
> whomever, can use it to apply the fix to the current v3.8 beta 2
> truetype.cpp file and compile. I ran one of my test sets (vowels with 9
> Ubuntu shipped fonts) and results looked OK.

wow.  quick.  patched a beta.2 and tried with a couple of fonts, and (think) I
see an improvement with 'times.ttf'.  hope to do some more .. organised :-)
testing this weekend.  thank you.


regards, jr.


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