[1 mod] Hinting: "ff" causes grouping at 11 PPEM (9 pt)

Bug #741701 reported by Fabi on 2011-03-24
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu Font Family
Low
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ubuntu-font-family-sources (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

with the ubuntu font (regular) in size 9, the letter f will group up with following f . you can se it here: http://i.imgur.com/v2gRq.png
there is no problem with size 10 or 8, its just 9 (here). (and yeah, there are words with 3. :)

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: ttf-ubuntu-font-family 0.71.2-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-7.38-generic 2.6.38
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-7-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Mar 24 14:09:05 2011
InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Release i386 (20101007)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=de_DE
 LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
 LC_MESSAGES=de_DE.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: ubuntu-font-family-sources
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to natty on 2011-03-11 (12 days ago)

Fabi (fabsi-deactivatedaccount) wrote :
Paul Sladen (sladen) wrote :

Hello Fabi, please could you take the same screenshot again, but with the two special magic debugging characters pasted in as-well:

   "fffffffffffffffffff"

Changed in ubuntu-font-family-sources (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Fabi (fabsi-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Now its okay with fontsize 9, but 8 group up (after a restart)
http://i.imgur.com/f94C6.png

Paul Sladen (sladen) on 2011-03-24
summary: - "f" grouping at font size 9
+ Hinting: "ff" causes grouping at 11 PPEM (9 pt)
Changed in ubuntu-font-family:
status: New → Incomplete
status: Incomplete → Triaged
milestone: none → 1.00
Paul Sladen (sladen) on 2011-06-04
Changed in ubuntu-font-family:
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in ubuntu-font-family-sources (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
tags: added: uff-hinting
summary: - Hinting: "ff" causes grouping at 11 PPEM (9 pt)
+ [1 mod] Hinting: "ff" causes grouping at 11 PPEM (9 pt)
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