Bug 9504 - DejaVu should add OpenType 'rtla' feature
Summary: DejaVu should add OpenType 'rtla' feature
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: DejaVu
Classification: Unclassified
Component: General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Deja Vu bugs
QA Contact:
URL: http://www.microsoft.com/typography/O...
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-01-01 08:09 UTC by Roozbeh Pournader
Modified: 2007-06-04 07:28 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Roozbeh Pournader 2007-01-01 08:09:14 UTC
Apparently, the Unicode Standard now requires processes that support RTL
characters to support mirroring of even characters that do not have a mirroring
pair. Such a list is available in the commented part at the end of the following

Comment 1 Roozbeh Pournader 2007-01-01 08:13:22 UTC
Forgot to complete the bug. 

... This may be only be possible through the 'rlta' feature of OpenType:


See also:

Comment 2 Denis Jacquerye 2007-06-03 23:12:25 UTC
So we have to add the 'rtla' feature to glyphs that currently have mirrored equivalents (first part of the list) and create and add it to those that don't (second part of the list)?

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