||Fixes and Changes. The
complete font chart shows the most
recent mapping (large html file).
||Jul. 9, 2002
The Dene finals, and the Blackfoot 'p' series were not displaying on Windows
9x/Me. They have been moved to a new location in the zone after the Canadian
A few fixes of the private zone Latin characters (including relocations of
some characters to Latin Extended Additional, and moving the Seneca
s-dieresis within the private zone as it wasn't showing on Windows 9x/Me).
IPA, Latin Extended B, Latin Extended Additional, and (the Latin ligatures
of) Alphabetic Presentation Forms are now complete.
||Jan. 1, 2003
- Cheyenne voiceless vowels (ring above, e.g. å)
- Cosmetic (hinting)
ﬁxes for macron, lowercase g, syllabics (eastern final sh) ᔥ
- Fix of
Vietnamese A/a breve underdot, e dieresis acute ogonek, I dieresis grave
||Aug. 23, 2003
Movement of all Syllabics
glyphs to the "Private Use Zone". See
Unicode Issues for more details about why this move was made. Complete rearrangement of glyphs.
Hinting improvements for
all symbols, to make them appear better on screen. Please make sure
Font Smoothing has been enabled.
Lots of new Roman
orthography accented characters, including many new African and Native North
and South American symbols.
Additions to the Syllabics
set, including North Ojibwa finals and a few other finals missing from
Note: The 6.0 version is
not entirely compatible with earlier fonts. Please email me if you
need software that will translate your old Aboriginal Serif Font documents
to the new version.
||Oct. 6, 2003
||Jan. 11, 2004
Font name changed to Aboriginal Serif.
||Feb. 27, 2004
- Aboriginal Serif now has OpenType tables.
- Raised Theta for Halkomelem added.