On Fri, 2 Dec 2005, Medi Montaseri wrote:

> Hi
> I am having some problems with my Farsi fonts on my browser and in gedit
> on a Linux box (Fedor Core 4, Gnome )
> My problem is
> Letter "Ye" is always rendered as though it was an independent or
> detatched letter. For example, in the word "MILI" (as in mili-second) all
> the
> "Ye" letters are rendered as it would with "MEHDI" where "ye" is not
> connected to "de".

Basically, you don't have good fonts, and that's the default on
FC4 unfortunately :(.  You need to install the FarsiWeb fonts
package (available from http://farsiweb.info/) to start with.
There is a fontconfig configuration file like this one:


This will be included in fontconfig-2.4 release coming soon.

> Some help is appreciated.
> Thanks
> Medi


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