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CLDR Ticket #9497(accepted data)

Opened 17 months ago

Last modified 11 months ago

Compare fontconfig to CLDR exemplar characters

Reported by: sascha Owned by: sascha
Component: main Data Locale:
Phase: dsub Review:
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Description

Apparently, CLDR’s exemplar character database is not very reliable; in type design circles, people seem to look at the fontconfig project as a better source for which language uses what characters. Therefore, it might be good to compare CLDR’s exemplar characters with fontconfig’s database. I wouldn’t suggest to import fontconfig’s data into CLDR (the licenses will likely conflict anyway), just to analyze the deltas and to publish the differences. Then, potential errors can be resolved on both sides.

Fontconfig language data: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/fontconfig/tree/fc-lang
Fontconfig license: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/fontconfig/tree/COPYING

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comment:1 Changed 17 months ago by sascha

  • Type changed from unknown to data
  • Component changed from unknown to main

comment:2 Changed 16 months ago by pedberg

  • Cc pedberg added
  • Owner changed from anybody to sascha
  • Priority changed from assess to major
  • Status changed from new to accepted
  • Milestone changed from UNSCH to upcoming

Per Mark: Sascha to take initially for the analysis; please create a recommendation for any changes, thanks.

comment:3 Changed 11 months ago by sascha

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