Chinese text in SVG files misplaced and clustered
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Author: winstonyin

Description:
Centre-aligned Chinese texts are misplaced, and tb-rl vertical Chinese text is completely clustered into one blob. The former problem is not seen with Latin script texts. SVG files generated using AI or Inkscape have this issue.

Examples:
Problematic Chinese veresion:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:History_of_the_Universe-zh-hant.svg
English version, no problem (note the vertical text is rotated, not tb-rl):
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:History_of_the_Universe.svg

Partly addressed by https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=664533


Version: wmf-deployment
Severity: normal

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bzimport created this task.Mar 28 2014, 7:57 PM

Thanks for taking the time to report this! Might need fixing in librsvg which is used for this, but not maintained by Wikimedia maintainers.

Menner edited the task description. (Show Details)Oct 17 2015, 7:12 AM

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