Bug 7225

Summary: [kerning] Too much space after "o"
Product: DejaVu Reporter: Denis Jacquerye <moyogo>
Component: GeneralAssignee: Deja Vu bugs <dejavu-bugs>
Status: NEW --- QA Contact:
Severity: minor    
Priority: high CC: shausman
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: x86 (IA32)   
OS: Linux (All)   
i915 platform: i915 features:
Attachments: Notice the extra space after each "o"

Description Denis Jacquerye 2006-06-14 09:09:45 UTC
reported by Misu Moldovan and Artis Rozentals

Bad "kerning" for some characters - see screenshots for Bitstream Vera and
DejaVu Sans (first, second)

Environment: spotted with DejaVu TTF on Linux (freetype with both TT hinter and
Reproducible: Yes
Cause: first: weird behavior of the SHZ instruction, second: flag USE_MY_METRICS
not used in composite glyphs (relevant threads on mailing list) (this is an
unfixed spin-off from "worse than Vera" bug)
Comment 2 Derek Hofmann 2006-09-21 17:23:55 UTC
Created attachment 7113 [details]
Notice the extra space after each "o"

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