[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#568857: ttf-linux-libertine: heights mismatch for bracket characters ‘[]’

Ben Finney ben+debian at benfinney.id.au
Mon Feb 8 12:01:53 UTC 2010

Package: ttf-linux-libertine
Version: 4.4.1-4
Severity: normal

When “Linux Libertine O” is used to render the bracket characters
‘[]’, the heights of these two matching characters should be equal. As
the attached window screenshot shows, they are not.

In the displayed web page (the URL is
the two characters are shown adjacent “Apple ][e”. This clearly shows
the mismatched heights of these two characters, which should be mirror
images of each other.

-- Package-specific info:
| Status=Not/Inst/Cfg-files/Unpacked/Failed-cfg/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name                              Version                           Description
ii  fontconfig                        2.8.0-2+b1                        generic font configuration library - support binaries
ii  libfreetype6                      2.3.11-1                          FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files
ii  libxft2                           2.1.14-1                          FreeType-based font drawing library for X

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (900, 'stable')
Architecture: powerpc (ppc64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-2-powerpc64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_AU.UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

ttf-linux-libertine depends on no packages.

Versions of packages ttf-linux-libertine recommends:
ii  fontconfig                    2.8.0-2+b1 generic font configuration library
ii  x-ttcidfont-conf              32         TrueType and CID fonts configurati

ttf-linux-libertine suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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Ben Finney <ben at benfinney.id.au>
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