> While looking at those old Apple testing fonts from 1997. I found > very weird cmap0's in hebrew and arabic fonts. First, those fonts > do not have ASCII glyphs for the range 0x20-0x7F. Second, they > still map the ASCII range to some special hebrew/arabic characters. > This totally confuses me because Apple Hebrew and Apple Arabic are > described with proper ASCII range in the documentation > ftp://ftp.unicode.org/Public/MAPPINGS/VENDORS/APPLE/ . How is this > even legal? Are they using some undocumented tricks to setup cmap > format 0?
Fortunately, it's definitely legal! However, it might be invalid :-) To be serious, I don't know such details, alas. Maybe there is Mac veteran on the list who can give more details... Werner _______________________________________________ Freetype-devel mailing list Freetypefirstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freetype-devel