[Scribus] hebrew diacritics (Nikud)

Craig Bradney cbradney
Tue Nov 15 14:47:43 CET 2005

On Tuesday 15 November 2005 13:01, Ori Idan wrote:
> In the hebrew there are no vowels so a special marks below or above the
> letters are used.
> I tried using it in Scribus and the marks appeard to the left of the
> character instead of below it.
> I tried a true type font. In this font these marks (called diacritics)
> are marked as characters with negative offset.
> I used scribus 1.3.1

As per my reply re Indic:

Scribus does not yet support diacritics and Hebrew scripts. If you can supply 
us with some unicode text files with sample texts and English translations 
plus screenshots of apps that do show it correctly, this will help us testing 
our future text engine.

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