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Re: Thabit: a free fixed width truetype font, alpha1 release


ق is way too small joined. It looks like a ت
Examples: القيس

I am curious about لا
Should it be on or two spaces in a fixed width font? I am not sure. I
am not sure whether it will be an issue.

Thanks for the font!


2008/1/27 Khaled Hosny <khaledhosny at eglug dot org>:
> I'm happy to announce the first alpha release of our fixed width
> truetype font, which is called Thabit (ثابت).
> The font covers only basic Arabic and Latin, more coverage in the
> future ISA.
> The Arabic part is based on Raheeq font and modified to be fixed width,
> the Latin part is copied from IBM's public domain courier font [1].
> The font is released under Open Font License [2] and can be downloaded
> from here (there is a screen shot too :-):
> http://www.khaledhosny.org/filebrowser/Thabit
> Please try it! any feedback is really appreciated.
> --
> 1. http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xorg/font/ibm-type1/
> 2. http://scripts.sil.org/OFL
> --
>  Khaled Hosny
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