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Non-latin(Cyrillic, Greek etc.) font size is bigger than Latin(English).

asked 2014-01-30 10:40:34 +0300

xeppaka gravatar image

updated 2014-04-17 16:10:12 +0300

zlatko gravatar image

In SMS Russian letters are bigger than English. Please make font size the same.

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Tag this as a bug as I have the same behaviour

skrokhmal ( 2014-01-30 10:47:01 +0300 )edit
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I think that all cyrillic fonts are slightly bigger than latin - I notice the same for Bulgarian.

zlatko ( 2014-01-30 10:54:40 +0300 )edit
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@zlatko: "cyrillic fonts are slightly bigger than latin". The impression might be there. But looking at my mixed document I just created: Latin letters in Arial (Unicode) are the same size as cyrillic letters in Arial (Unicode).

jgr ( 2014-01-30 12:17:28 +0300 )edit

It relates to https://github.com/adobe/source-sans-pro/issues/6 as Sailfish's font is basically the same source-sans-pro. So it's font that doesn't have proper glyphs for cyrillic.

trminator ( 2014-01-31 12:38:34 +0300 )edit
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That is the same for Greek as well.

cquence ( 2014-04-17 15:45:49 +0300 )edit

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answered 2014-07-12 11:05:09 +0300

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As a fix you can get fresh builds of "Source Sans" from sourceforge, but here's an archive with all needed: Screenshot included Hope this helps. A proper fix would be to update Sail Sans font, but this is a temporary solution.

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answered 2014-10-23 14:32:04 +0300

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In the latest opt-in upgrade to 1.1.0.38 this issue is resolved, at least I can confirm this for Greek. It is also listed in the release notes (look for "Large font when switch to Russian" in the bug fixes section)

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Fixed for Cyrillic as well.

zlatko ( 2014-10-23 14:34:01 +0300 )edit
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