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Re: [RFC] Stripping Latin range in fonts used by g-i installer?

Hi Eddy,

On Wed, Jan 09, 2008 at 03:39:13PM +0200, Eddy Petri??or wrote:
> Why not do an automatic strip of the font and only *keep* the
> codepoints that are used, based on the existing translations? I know
> this could be too drastic and we run into the risk of loosing glyphs
> if we are not doing this properly, but with Davide's graphic
> comparison scripts we could detect such situations.

this might be tricky; I run into problems when trying to strip more ranges out
of ttf-dejavu causing troubles (and I think you were the one who noticed it);
problem is that some font infos are stored inside "obscure" ranges along with some
other extra data.


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