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[Bug 682472] Re: [1 mod] Kerning: ſ (U+017F) [latin long s] colliding with following characters
** Also affects: fonts-ubuntu (Ubuntu)
** Changed in: fonts-ubuntu (Ubuntu)
Status: New => Triaged
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[1 mod] Kerning: ſ (U+017F) [latin long s] colliding with following
Status in Ubuntu Font Family:
Status in fonts-ubuntu package in Ubuntu:
1. pango-view --font="Ubuntu 48" --markup --text='<span
fallback="false"> fl ſl • fb ſb • fk ſk • fi ſi • ff ſſ</span>'
Rendered in 46pt Regular
Sample Glyphs: ſf ſſ ſk ſi
The kerning and spacing for the latin long s "ſ" is not consistent
with the remaining text.
In particular, when ‘ſ’ is followed by an ascending letter, the two
The hinting is also somehow different from small f. I think that is
not intended, since for big sizes the upper part of f and ſ become
nearly identical. At least the latter is intended, I think.
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; de; rv:18.104.22.168) Gecko/20101027
Ubuntu/10.10 (maverick) Firefox/3.6.12
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