Widespread missing glyphs in Opentype fonts in FreeType 2.4.0

Bug #605858 reported by Tobias Wolf on 2010-07-15
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
freetype (Ubuntu)
Steve Langasek

Bug Description

After the upload of Freetype 2.4.0 to Maverick FreeType manages to not render some glyphs in diverse OpenType fonts.

Tobias Wolf (towolf) wrote :
Tobias Wolf (towolf) wrote :
Tobias Wolf (towolf) wrote :

Fonts for testing: Vollkorn[1], Minion Pro[2].

[1] http://friedrichalthausen.de/vollkorn/
[2] comes packaged with acroread in Partner repo.

summary: - Widespread missing glyphs in Opentype fonts in FeeType 2.4.0
+ Widespread missing glyphs in Opentype fonts in FreeType 2.4.0
Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :

Forwarded upstream at http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/freetype-devel/2010-07/msg00023.html (by the submitter :). Upstream fix has been proposed, verification pending.

Changed in freetype (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
assignee: nobody → Steve Langasek (vorlon)
Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2010-07-16
Changed in freetype (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: Triaged → In Progress
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package freetype - 2.4.0-2

freetype (2.4.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium

  * debian/patches-freetype/opentype-missing-glyphs: fix from upstream for
    glyphs from OpenType fonts failing to render. Closes: #589256,
    LP: #605858.
  * Medium-urgency upload to fix important regression.
 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden> Fri, 16 Jul 2010 22:53:17 +0100

Changed in freetype (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released

(Yulia 25y.o) New reply for you.

Hi! I am Yulia 25y.o
I have new photos, please chek mailbox for new reply here:


yours Yulia
with love

New free service! check info at the site!
( to unsubscribe -click link and enter e-mail address.)

To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers