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A friend sent me a small word processor/dictionary program that he has written in Java. When I use one of my fonts with this program, the line spacing is noticeably too small. This comes right after I had redone the vertical metrics so that Mac and Windows display would match . . .
My friend says that he used only standard Java font handling routines, whatever those may be. I'm not a programmer so I have no clue what is going on. Only this one font is affected.
I can think of only one explanation: the font in question has many extra-tall characters. I therefore set the Line Gap values at zero and put more space in the Ascender/WinAscent values. Could the lack of any LineGap spacing be the problem? Any Java gurus here?
The font in question works fine in all regular Windows and Mac apps.
Thanks for any help - David