Re: ct, fj and blackletter ligatures

From: John H. Jenkins (
Date: Tue Nov 05 2002 - 22:14:26 EST

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    On Tuesday, November 5, 2002, at 02:18 AM, William Overington wrote:

    > Well, I suppose it depends upon what one means by a file format that
    > supports Unicode. The TrueType format does not support the ZWJ method
    > and
    > thus does not "provide means to access unencoded glyphs by transforming
    > certain strings of Unicode characters into them".

    TrueType fonts are perfectly capable of supporting ligatures.
    OpenType, AAT, and Graphite all use TrueType fonts, and all support

    John H. Jenkins

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