[squeak-dev] Re: Sq font rendering [was: The future of Squeak &
Pharo ... etc]
Klaus D. Witzel
klaus.witzel at cobss.com
Mon Jun 29 08:42:02 UTC 2009
On Mon, 29 Jun 2009 06:41:58 +0200, K. K. Subramaniam wrote:
> On Monday 29 Jun 2009 1:20:50 am Klaus D. Witzel wrote:
>> working on: three parts 1) fonts/glyphs without new plugins/VM support;
>> glyphs "char" map visualization (for end user support); 3) glyph
>> composition (for complicated scripts which need more than one glyph per
>> "character" location).
> That is a laudable set of goals.
> The third part is especially interesting for
> stroke-based characters in Indic/Arabic scripts.
And in "very" ancient scripts, which are the reason for our project,
> I can help with Kannada
> (U0C80) and Tamil (U0B80) fonts.
Great :) I put you on the list of potential testers. At the moment we are
busy with basic WYSIWYG applets (visualizing glyphs/fonts). Will come back
to you in 1-2 weeks.
> How was the picture produced?
In the way that Igor wrote.
"If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it".
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