Re: Pango kerning
- From: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad cs toronto edu>
- To: Martin Vollrathson <mavos mavos net>
- Cc: gtk-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Pango kerning
- Date: Sat, 8 Apr 2006 06:31:02 -0400 (EDT)
On Sat, 8 Apr 2006, Martin Vollrathson wrote:
> I'm having a problem that I suspect may have something to do with Pango.
> Observe this screenshot: http://mavos.net/kerning.png
> The image in the gray box is from fontforge's kerning pair editor and
> the rest of the screenshot is from GIMP. Why doesn't the text in GIMP
> use the kerning from the font? The same happens in Inkscape which also
> uses Pango for text rendering. I thought Pango was supposed to take
> kerning info from the font file. All my Hawaiis, Avenues and Teas look
> ugly because of this.
Just grab Pango 1.12.1, and report bugs in bugzilla next time :).
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