[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [ft-devel] problem with "bold" quality recognition

From: yuliana_zigangirova
Subject: Re: [ft-devel] problem with "bold" quality recognition
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 02:07:38 -0800 (PST)

Thank you very much for the answer.

Werner LEMBERG wrote:
>> I have two bold fonts, which have "bold" style marked in the "name"
>> table (Name ID 2 - "Bold") and a "bold" weight (as shown me by
>> Fontlab), but Freetype's "face->style_flags & FT_STYLE_FLAG_BOLD"
>> returns false.
> Looking into NettTFMonoBold.ttf, I can confirm this.
>> Where does Freetype look for a bold and italic style?
> For the SFNT format, bit 5 in the `fsSelection' field of the `OS/2'
> table is used.  This bit is not set which looks like an error in the
> font itself.
>     Werner
> _______________________________________________
> Freetype-devel mailing list
> address@hidden

View this message in context:
Sent from the Freetype - Dev mailing list archive at

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]