[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#509666: ttf-sil-padauk: poor quality Latin characters

Paul Wise pabs at debian.org
Wed Dec 24 13:09:31 UTC 2008

Package: ttf-sil-padauk
Version: 2.2-1
Severity: normal

Padauk has very poor quality Latin characters, especially at small
sizes. In particular, dpbh seem to have gaps at small sizes. The bold
lowercase c seems to be deformed compared to letters around it. Some
other issues can be seen on the Burmese Wikipedia fonts page:


I don't have pango-graphite installed because it causes Iceweasel/etc to
freeze when viewing the above web page.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (700, 'testing'), (600, 'unstable'), (550, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages ttf-sil-padauk depends on:
ii  defoma                       0.11.10-0.2 Debian Font Manager -- automatic f

Versions of packages ttf-sil-padauk suggests:
ii  fontconfig                    2.6.0-3    generic font configuration library
pn  libgraphite3                  <none>     (no description available)
pn  pango-graphite                <none>     (no description available)
ii  x-ttcidfont-conf              31         TrueType and CID fonts configurati


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