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Re: [ft-devel] max_instructions in ttfautohint

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: [ft-devel] max_instructions in ttfautohint
Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2015 06:11:53 +0200 (CEST)

> I wonder, does FreeType actually use that value when allocating
> memory for TrueType instructions?  I guess it doesn’t..

Correct.  FreeType doesn't trust the max_instructions value.  It only
uses it for a test that checks whether it is zero (doing the same with
the size of the `fpgm' and `prep' tables) to find out whether
auto-hinting shall be used for a TrueType font that doesn't have any
hints by itself.


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