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## Re: No space with lyric tie

 From: Arvid Grøtting Subject: Re: No space with lyric tie Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2006 14:27:11 +0000 (UTC) User-agent: Loom/3.14 (http://gmane.org/)

Han-Wen Nienhuys <hanwen <at> lilypond.org> writes:

> Arvid Grøtting escreveu:
>
> > I don't see the undertie touching the vowels, however.  What's going on?
> > Are we all getting different results here?
>
> The code checks for the width of the char. Maybe you can check with
> fontforge if that width is 0 in your font.

The width looks like 1660 to me, but it's the first time I use fontforge.

2.10.0 on MacOSX 10.3.9, FWIW.  Lucida Grande seems to be the font used for
this character.

I've put PDF, PS and LY files here, if you want to compare with what you get:

http://regina.uio.no/~arvidg/lyric-tie.pdf (and .ly and .ps)

The left-hand column is the default; as you can see I get no space at all
here...

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Arvid