[Scribus] OpenType: No kerning?

Craig Ringer craig
Fri Sep 23 06:06:02 CEST 2005

On Thu, 2005-09-22 at 21:55 +0200, Robert Memering wrote:
> Hello all,
> it seems as if scribus does not do kerning with
> OpenType fonts at all. I entered combinations like
> "Ve" and "To" using a quality Adobe OpenType font
> and I got no kerning.
> Am I doing something wrong?

As far as I know, automatic pair kerning from OpenType fonts is not
supported yet. Support for OpenType fonts is present, but many OpenType
features aren't used. Much of this is planned for the 1.3.x series,
since the text engine is being significantly reworked.

Craig Ringer

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