[scribus] Kerning on Windows 10 with Scribus 1.4.6

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Mon Feb 27 01:07:33 UTC 2017

On 02/26/2017 06:06 PM, Michael wrote:
> Hello,
> I’ve got a question (bug?) about the space between letters under Windows
> 10 with Scribus 1.4.6.
> The problem is that the spacing between the letter ‚f‘ followed by ‚e‘
> is too large with Calibri bold (only with this specific combination).
> This does not happen with 1.5.2 or with Scribus 1.4.6 on Windows 7 or
> Linux. Does anyone have an idea how to get around this? (I have to use
> Windows 10 with 1.4.6, compatibly mode did not help)

What you can hope for is that this is a display problem in Scribus. Try
making a PDF, then looking at it with Adobe Reader or similar to see if
this problem is still there. It doesn't quite make sense to me that
Windows 10 would mess up the kerning.


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