Can’t you just use a .pth file as a redirect?
It’s been a while since I did this, so someone else will correct me if I’m wrong. Create a text file and name it “fontTools.pth”. The contents will be s… (View Post)
The fallback behavior that John describes is actually a generic fallback in the World-Ready Composer, not applicable just to Hebrew.
If any base character is followed by a combining mark, then one o… (View Post)
Contrary to what Mark learned, the scheme advocated by The Chicago Manual of Style (15th Edition, 2003, anyway; not sure if they changed in the 17th) is that “all punctuation marks should appear in t… (View Post)
Italic in the same font as Roman is a conceptual component of the variable font format.
David Jonathan Ross recently explored this in an interesting way: https://djr.com/notes/roslindale-variable-it… (View Post)
That difference in hinting of the “middle bar” is worth paying attention to.
The slight curvature to that element will get lost at smaller sizes and lower resolutions. When it does, the FF hinting… (View Post)