[Fontinst] latest fixes for fontinst 1.914
w-a-schmidt at arcor.de
Mon Mar 17 16:59:03 CET 2003
On Fri, 14 Mar 2003 11:37:36 +0100, Lars Hellström wrote:
>What I would like to know is whether anyone has tested it.
The trick to make "zdotaccent" exatly as high as "i" is not
reliable. For instance, Palatino has an "i" with a lot of
white space above it, so the dot on the z is placed too high.
Strangely, the old code gave a perfect zdotaccent with Palatino
(but not with many other typefaces).
It seems as if there is generally no reliable way to get the
Polish diacritics right, without maual intervention. I'm
I have removed the dotaccent trick from latin.mtx and added
proper comments to all files now:
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