Barry Schwartz wrote:
> Jakub Steiner <jimmac@...> skribis:
>> I'd like to apoligise if the question has been answered. I couldn't
>> figure out how to search within the ML archives. I have started with
>> kerning a few pairs but then read up on the awesome class kerning.
>> This is so much saner than the pair based kerning tables, but I found
>> out it doesn't seem to work for me outside of FontForge. Well I only
>> tested with Inkscape as that's the app that matters for me.
> Unless the Inkscape version is old it should work, I believe. It works
> on my system (Inkscape 0.46 on Gentoo Linux).
It also works in Inkscape 0.46 running on Ubuntu 9.04. Inkscape uses
Pango to render text; I don't know how up-to-date the Pango libraries
have to be to get GPOS-based kerning. There were some issues with
Inkscape running under OS X, but these seem to be fixed now.