Bug in Adobe World-Ready Composer for Kannada Language
Attached are Adobe Indesign document, Scribus (v1.5.3) document, PDF outputs.
Fonts used: Hubballi available at https://github.com/erinmclaughlin/Hubballi/blob/master/build/Hubballi-Regular.otf
Tunga: Available in Windows 10 as part of Kannada language pack.
Scribus uses "Harfbuzz" text shaping engine. It doesn't any issue shaping Kannada text, except for one case; U+0CCD U+200D which is canonical equivalence of U+200D U+0CCD. Harfbuzz has accepted this bug and will be fixed in the next release. https://github.com/behdad/harfbuzz/issues/435 https://github.com/behdad/harfbuzz/issues/341
Adobe indesign Adobe World-Ready Composer has lots of bugs with shaping Kannada text.
Please rectify as soon as possible.
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We have verified this issue and forwarded this issue to our Indic languages expert team for investigation.
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