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Re: Ligature support

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Ligature support
Date: Sat, 06 Nov 2021 20:30:38 +0200

> From: Lars Ingebrigtsen <larsi@gnus.org>
> Cc: emacs-devel@gnu.org
> Date: Sat, 06 Nov 2021 19:05:48 +0100
> > This is not, and should not be, the area of our expertise.  We
> > delegate that to a shaping engine for a good reason.
> But we don't do that -- we pick and choose what we send to the shaping
> engine.

We choose what text we would like to ligate, not whether and how it
will ligate.  We also don't query the font about specific ligatures or
glyphs, we leave that to the shaper.

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