Bug 56923 - Mono runtime does not provide and use all fonts that are available (and managed by fontconfig)
Summary: Mono runtime does not provide and use all fonts that are available (and manag...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Runtime
Classification: Mono
Component: General ()
Version: 5.0 (2017-02)
Hardware: PC Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2017-05-29 06:16 UTC by michael.bechtold
Modified: 2018-01-07 17:10 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description michael.bechtold 2017-05-29 06:16:10 UTC
While all other applications can properly display e.g. Tifinagh letters, Maperitive using Mono does not.
Example: "Rabat ⴰⵕⴱⴰⵟ الرباط" is shown with Rabat and الرباط properly, but the Berber version is shown as meaningless sqares. Same for East Asian fonts.
Platform is Lubuntu 16.04 LTS, latest patch level.
Comment 1 michael.bechtold 2017-05-29 06:35:58 UTC
PS: when I make the Tifinagh TTF the only font (move out all others, run fc-cache -fv), then the Latin and the Arab letters are displayed in Tifinagh, but the Berber letters remain squares :-((
Comment 2 michael.bechtold 2017-07-13 06:57:47 UTC
Anybody out there ??
Comment 3 michael.bechtold 2018-01-07 17:10:13 UTC
Anybody out there ? Am I talking to a dead horse maybe ??