Re: [gtk-i18n-list] Re: On CJK font selection (was Re: [Fwd: Re: Request for review and advice on wqy-bitmap-fonts fontconfig settings])

Sorry, I slipped to attach the picture, here it is.

On Fri, 21 Dec 2007 01:17:08 +0900
mpsuzuki hiroshima-u ac jp wrote:

>On Thu, 20 Dec 2007 10:08:05 -0500
>Behdad Esfahbod <behdad behdad org> wrote:
>>On Thu, 2007-12-20 at 23:04 +0900, mpsuzuki hiroshima-u ac jp wrote:
>>> On Thu, 20 Dec 2007 07:48:50 -0500
>>> Behdad Esfahbod <behdad behdad org> wrote:
>>> >Setting locale is actually enough.  If that's not desired,
>>> >$PANGO_LANGUAGE can be set as a fallback.  So far seems like most of the
>>> >issues happen because either the users are not setting locale correctly
>>> >or are using crappy fonts.  How do I don't care enough about those cases
>>> >I'm not surprised.
>>> Excuse me, PANGO_LANGUAGE is the solution to modify the
>>> Pango's behaviour that Qianqian & Abel ask for fix?
>>It's a way to tell Pango which of the CJK languages to prefer.  It's
>>main use is when running under non-CJK locale (en_US for example) and
>>the text doesn't have language tags.  It solves most of the "multiple
>>fonts used in the same line" issues with CJK characters.
>Excuse me again, please let me know more detail.
>I attached a picture to describe the behaviour I want to fix.
>The picture (1), (2), (3) are screenshots under English.
>If I execute gedit as
>	$ env LANG=C PANGO_LANGUAGE=en gedit
>font is not changed during I type "[" then "a".
>The picture (1'), (2'), (3'), (4') are screenshots under Japanese.
>If I execute gedit as
>	$ env LANG=ja_JP.euc-jp PANGO_LANGUAGE=ja gedit
>and I type "[" then "a" then "あ". The font to display
>"[" is dynamically changed as (2'), (3'), (4') during
>typing keys. The dynamically font switching shifts the
>baseline up and down, it looks as strange zig-zag behaviour.
>I could not stop this switching by setting PANGO_LANGUAGE=en
>nor PANGO_LANGUAGE=ja. How can I stop this switching?
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