Commit 25436fd0 authored by Roozbeh Pournader's avatar Roozbeh Pournader

Updated Arabic, Persian, and Urdu orthographies

- Arabic (ar), Persian (fa), and Urdu (ur) now use generic forms (bug #23004)
- Persian (fa) orthography updated to latest standards and orthographies
- Persian dialects Dari/Eastern Farsi (prs) and Western Farsi (pes) added
parent d9d8b882
......@@ -2,6 +2,7 @@
# fontconfig/fc-lang/ar.orth
#
# Copyright © 2002 Keith Packard
# Copyright © 2009 Roozbeh Pournader
#
# Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its
# documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that
......@@ -21,68 +22,18 @@
# TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR
# PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
#
# Arabic (AR)
#
# General forms. Leave these out for now as most software
# expects presentation forms.
#
#060C # ARABIC COMMA
#061B # ARABIC SEMICOLON
#061F # ARABIC QUESTION MARK
#0621 # ARABIC LETTER HAMZA
#0622 # ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH MADDA ABOVE
#0623 # ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA ABOVE
#0624 # ARABIC LETTER WAW WITH HAMZA ABOVE
#0625 # ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA BELOW
#0626 # ARABIC LETTER YEH WITH HAMZA ABOVE
#0627 # ARABIC LETTER ALEF
#0628 # ARABIC LETTER BEH
#0629 # ARABIC LETTER TEH MARBUTA
#062A # ARABIC LETTER TEH
#062B # ARABIC LETTER THEH
#062C # ARABIC LETTER JEEM
#062D # ARABIC LETTER HAH
#062E # ARABIC LETTER KHAH
#062F # ARABIC LETTER DAL
#0630 # ARABIC LETTER THAL
#0631 # ARABIC LETTER REH
#0632 # ARABIC LETTER ZAIN
#0633 # ARABIC LETTER SEEN
#0634 # ARABIC LETTER SHEEN
#0635 # ARABIC LETTER SAD
#0636 # ARABIC LETTER DAD
#0637 # ARABIC LETTER TAH
#0638 # ARABIC LETTER ZAH
#0639 # ARABIC LETTER AIN
#063A # ARABIC LETTER GHAIN
#0640 # ARABIC TATWEEL
#0641 # ARABIC LETTER FEH
#0642 # ARABIC LETTER QAF
#0643 # ARABIC LETTER KAF
#0644 # ARABIC LETTER LAM
#0645 # ARABIC LETTER MEEM
#0646 # ARABIC LETTER NOON
#0647 # ARABIC LETTER HEH
#0648 # ARABIC LETTER WAW
#0649 # ARABIC LETTER ALEF MAKSURA
#064A # ARABIC LETTER YEH
#064B # ARABIC FATHATAN
#064C # ARABIC DAMMATAN
#064D # ARABIC KASRATAN
#064E # ARABIC FATHA
#064F # ARABIC DAMMA
#0650 # ARABIC KASRA
#0651 # ARABIC SHADDA
#0652 # ARABIC SUKUN
#
# Data from Roozbeh Pournader <roozbeh@sharif.edu>
#
# Select fonts based on support for presentation forms; this may
# exclude some OpenType fonts, but the hope is those would be
# located by a clever shaper by Unicode codepoints in any case.
#
# General Forms:
#0621-063a
#0641-064a
# Presentations Forms:
fe80-fefc
# Arabic (ar)
#
# We are assuming that:
# * Most fonts that claim to support an Arabic letter actually do so;
# * Most modern text rendering software use OpenType tables, instead of
# directly using presentation forms.
# * Some good Arabic fonts do not support codepoints for Arabic presentation
# forms.
# Thus, we are switching to general forms of Arabic letters.
#
# General forms:
0621-063a
0641-064a
# Presentations forms:
# fe80-fefc
......@@ -2,6 +2,7 @@
# fontconfig/fc-lang/fa.orth
#
# Copyright © 2002 Keith Packard
# Copyright © 2009 Roozbeh Pournader
#
# Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its
# documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that
......@@ -21,33 +22,52 @@
# TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR
# PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
#
# Persian (FA)
#
# Data from Roozbeh Pournader <roozbeh@sharif.edu>
#
# Select fonts based on support for presentation forms; this may
# exclude some OpenType fonts, but the hope is those would be
# located by a clever shaper by Unicode codepoints in any case.
#
# General forms.
#0621-0624
#0626-063a
#0641-0642
#0644-0648
#067e
#0686
#0698
#06a9
#06af
#06cc
# Presentations Forms:
fb56-fb59
fb7a-fb7d
fb8a-fb8b
fb8e-fb95
fbfc-fbff
fe80-fe86
fe89-fed8
fedd-feee
#fef5-fef8 # These four happen very rarely
fefb-fefc
# Persian (fa)
#
# Sources:
# * ISIRI 6219:2002, "Information Technology — Persian Information
# Interchange and Display Mechanism, using Unicode"
# * "Dastur-e Khat-te Fārsi", Iranian Academy of Persian Language and
# Literature, 4th printing, December 2005, ISBN 964-7531-13-3. Available
# at http://www.persianacademy.ir/fa/das.aspx
#
# We are assuming that:
# * Most fonts that claim to support an Arabic letter actually do so;
# * Most modern text rendering software use OpenType tables, instead of
# directly using presentation forms.
# * Some good Arabic fonts do not support codepoints for Arabic presentation
# forms.
# Thus, we are switching to general forms of Arabic letters.
#
# General forms:
0621-0624
0626-0628
0629 # TEH MARBUTA, implicitly considered mandatory in the official orthography
062a-063a
0641-0642
0644-0648
064b # FATHATAN, considered mandatory in the official orthography
# 064b-064d # DAMMATAN and KASRATAN, considered mandatory in the official orthography, but very rare
# 064e-0650 # FATHA, DAMMA, and KASRA, not mandataroy in the official orthography
# 0651 # SHADDA, considered mandatory only for legal texts
# 0652 # SUKUN, not mandatory in the official orthography
0654 # HAMZA ABOVE, considered mandatory in the official orthography
# 0656 # SUBSCRIPT ALEF, not mentioned in official orthography, but sometimes used
# 0670 # SUPERSCRIPT ALEF, not explicilty listed in the official orthography, although used in the document; not mandatory
067e
0686
0698
06a9
06af
06cc
# Presentations forms:
#fb56-fb59
#fb7a-fb7d
#fb8a-fb8b
#fb8e-fb95
#fbfc-fbff
#fe80-fe86
#fe89-fed8
#fedd-feee
##fef5-fef8 # These four happen very rarely
#fefb-fefc
#
# fontconfig/fc-lang/pes.orth
#
# Copyright © 2009 Roozbeh Pournader
#
# Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its
# documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that
# the above copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that
# copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting
# documentation, and that the name of Keith Packard not be used in
# advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of the software without
# specific, written prior permission. Keith Packard makes no
# representations about the suitability of this software for any purpose. It
# is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
#
# THE AUTHOR(S) DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE,
# INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS, IN NO
# EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR(S) BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR
# CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE,
# DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER
# TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR
# PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
#
# Western Farsi (pes)
#
include fa.orth
#
# fontconfig/fc-lang/prs.orth
#
# Copyright © 2009 Roozbeh Pournader
#
# Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its
# documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that
# the above copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that
# copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting
# documentation, and that the name of Keith Packard not be used in
# advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of the software without
# specific, written prior permission. Keith Packard makes no
# representations about the suitability of this software for any purpose. It
# is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
#
# THE AUTHOR(S) DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE,
# INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS, IN NO
# EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR(S) BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR
# CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE,
# DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER
# TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR
# PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
#
# Dari/Eastern Farsi (prs)
#
# We assume that Afghan Persian uses the same orthography as Iranian
# Persian, although the actual orthography is probably less strict than that
# of the Iranian Academy of Persian Language and Literature.
include fa.orth
......@@ -2,6 +2,7 @@
# fontconfig/fc-lang/ur.orth
#
# Copyright © 2002 Keith Packard
# Copyright © 2009 Roozbeh Pournader
#
# Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its
# documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that
......@@ -21,42 +22,44 @@
# TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR
# PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
#
# Urdu (UR)
# Urdu (ur)
#
# Data from Roozbeh Pournader <roozbeh@sharif.edu>
# We are assuming that:
# * Most fonts that claim to support an Arabic letter actually do so;
# * Most modern text rendering software use OpenType tables, instead of
# directly using presentation forms.
# * Some good Arabic fonts do not support codepoints for Arabic presentation
# forms.
# Thus, we are switching to general forms of Arabic letters.
#
# Select fonts based on support for presentation forms; this may
# exclude some OpenType fonts, but the hope is those would be
# located by a clever shaper by Unicode codepoints in any case.
#
# General forms.
#0621-0624
#0626-063a
#0641-0642
#0644-0648
#0679
#067e
#0686
#0688
#0691
#0698
#06a9
#06af
#06ba
#06be
#06cc
#06d2
# Presentations Forms:
fb56-fb59
fb66-fb69
fb7a-fb7d
fb88-fb8d
fb8e-fb95
fb9e-fb9f
fbfc-fbff
fbaa-fbaf
fe80-fe86
fe89-fed8
fedd-feee
#fef5-fef8 # These four happen very rarely
fefb-fefc
# General forms:
0621-0624
0626-063a
0641-0642
0644-0648
0679
067e
0686
0688
0691
0698
06a9
06af
06ba
06be
06cc
06d2
# Presentations forms:
#fb56-fb59
#fb66-fb69
#fb7a-fb7d
#fb88-fb8d
#fb8e-fb95
#fb9e-fb9f
#fbfc-fbff
#fbaa-fbaf
#fe80-fe86
#fe89-fed8
#fedd-feee
##fef5-fef8 # These four happen very rarely
#fefb-fefc
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