From: Alan Wood (alan.wood@JUSTIS.COM)
Date: Fri Jun 13 2008 - 02:28:01 CDT
Simon Montagu wrote:
> I discovered that there is in fact a serious disadvantage when
> LastResort is installed on systems other than OSX: applications don't
> know to give it lower priority than other fonts, and both
> Firefox and IE
> sometimes use it even for scripts that I already have fonts for.
I can partly confirm this problem, with Windows Vista Business, fully
updated except for SP1 (which disables printing).
I have lots of Unicode fonts installed. With Firefox 220.127.116.11 and my test
I normally see nearly all of the proper characters. After installing the
Last Resort font, its characters replace the proper ones for Thai and Indic.
With Internet Explorer 7, I normally see lots of squares. After installing
the Last Resort font, I still see squares. None of the Last Resort
http://www.alanwood.net (Unicode, special characters, pesticide names)
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