I see correct characters on the cree Wikipedia, with the DejaVu Sans font
— see  > DevaVu Sans > page 18.
Le Sat, 15 Sep 2012 00:08:59 +0200, Gerard Meijssen
<gerard.meijssen(a)gmail.com> a écrit:
You don't. You seek a font that is either freely licensed or you talk to
the copyright holder and ask for it to be made available under a free
Often you are successful because it does make the language more alive..
that is often the reason to make the font in the first place.
On 14 September 2012 23:55, JP Béland <lebo.beland(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> How can we go about creating a new WebFont for the Extension ?
> 2012/9/14 Carlos Colina <jewbask(a)wikimedia.org.ve>
>> I think you need to install a language pack or a font. I can't see it a
>> work (I use Chrome here) but at home is OK (I use Firefox)
>> On Fri, Sep 14, 2012 at 4:38 PM, JP Béland <lebo.beland(a)gmail.com>
>>> Good day,
>>> Does somebody on that list know where I should go about this issue:
>>> When I open the Cree wikipedia (cr.wikipedia.org
) from my work
>>> computer, I only see squares instead of Cree syllabics. First, I would
>>> like to know if that's normal or if that's bug. Second, would there
>>> a way to fix that from the MediaWiki end since people on computers
>>> like that don't have access to change the settings of their browser or
>>> install new fonts (now I'm from a work computer, but same thing could
>>> happen from a computer in a library for example). I'm using Internet
>>> Explorer 7.
>>> I have posted it there:
>>> I'm not sure it's the right place.
>>> I remember reading about the extension WebFonts to avoid those issue,
>>> how can we go to create one for Cree if it doesn't exist? And where
>>> could I find more info about that?
>>> JP Beland alias Amqui
>>> Languages mailing list
>> "Imagina un mundo en el que cada ser humano tiene la posibilidad de
>> acceder a la suma de todo el conocimiento. Ese es nuestro compromiso."
>> Carlos Manuel Colina
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