[Issue 79878] OO.o can not select modern font faces conveniently

dtardon at openoffice.org dtardon at openoffice.org
Wed Sep 3 07:52:53 UTC 2008


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------- Additional comments from dtardon at openoffice.org Wed Sep  3 07:52:50 +0000 2008 -------
Some comments to the previous patch: It is a first try, only to get it working;
it should be fully working, though. It's for West lang. group only--if you have
enabled Asian or CTL lang. groups, you will see nothing new...

I've used list-boxes for the new controls (Posture/Weight/Stretch); they are
refilled after each change of Font Family, where each of them gets assigned all
values of the particular attribute that Family contains. That implies it's
possible to select combination which has no real counterpart in font file. There
are two another ways to solve the filling and the chosen one is somewhere
between them:
1. The controls contains always all possible values for each of them (i.e.
Normal/Italic/Oblique for Posture).
2. The controls are updated on change in any of them to reflect only allowed
combinations--this would be no change to current state.

Oh, and to apply the patch requires all my previous patches have been applied as
well.


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