[SailfishDevel] Request - Include Indian Language fonts

Anand.R.Kris anandrkris at gmail.com
Sun Feb 22 12:59:18 UTC 2015


On Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 9:06 PM, Anand.R.Kris <anandrkris at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Sailors,
>
> Greetings.
>
> As suggested by Carsten Munk, am making a request here to include
> Indian vernacualr language fonts (Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada).
> Currently, am using openrepos [1] or copy ttf files manually to have
> these installed as discussed here. [2]
>
> It will be nice to have these fonts installed without using such
> hacks. Opening Google.co.in on stock Jolla shows illegible squares as
> shown here. [3]
>
> You obviously saw potential in India, we're close to a billion people
> with huge diversity in demographics....bla bla... :-) What I want to
> convey is, having this installed by default or available in store to
> install on demand (if space is a constraint) would benefit Indian
> users.
>
> IMO, you should make region based customization for stock product sold
> in each region but that's a different topic...
>
>
> [1] - https://openrepos.net/content/abyzthomas/indian-language-fonts-sailfish
> [2] - https://together.jolla.com/question/61109/jolla-india-discussions/?answer=64599#post-id-64599
> [3] - https://together.jolla.com/upfiles/14159752783546939.jpg
>
> --
> Cheers,
> Anand Radhakrishnan
> When there is a drive, there is a path. [C:\>]

Greetings Sailors >> Just a gentle reminder that this post is unanswered.

-- 
Cheers,
Anand Radhakrishnan
When there is a drive, there is a path. [C:\>]


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