Fonts (was Re: [etoys-dev] Wording in Clouds)
andreas.raab at gmx.de
Fri Jul 31 21:42:37 EDT 2009
Yoshiki Ohshima wrote:
> I would think the trial and error, or just look at the font
> designers document (like
Ah, great resource, thank you!
>>> For Japanese, MS Mincho, MS UI Gothic, MS P Mincho or MS P Gothic,
>>> or on Vista or later Meiryo are the ones to use.
>> Yup, they look much better. A paragraph from
>> http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/Squeak rendered in MS UI Gothic attached.
> Yes, this looks good!
BTW, one thing I was wondering about is how line breaking is assumed to
work with CJK-scripts (or more generally with Unicode). Do you have any
information on that? It seems that we're treating all of the CJK
characters as non-breakable at this point which leads to odd effects
when there are a few spaces included in the text.
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