BUG: Small caps don't scale with zoom level.

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rwfranz
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Wed Feb 19, 2020 6:09 am Post

I used a relatively large font so the problem is more easily seen. It does this with all sizes of font, however. Document view. Using lower left corner to set the zoom.

In zoomed documents, small caps are not the right size.

100% zoom, 24 pt (no issues; this is how it should look at all zooms, except scaled):
smallcaps100_24pt.JPG
smallcaps100_24pt.JPG (24.84 KiB) Viewed 141 times


200% zoom, 24 pt (problem begins to show):
smallcaps200_24pt.JPG
smallcaps200_24pt.JPG (29.03 KiB) Viewed 141 times


50% zoom helps show what's going on:
smallcaps050_24pt.JPG
smallcaps050_24pt.JPG (23.99 KiB) Viewed 141 times


The same text is used in all three zoom levels. At 50%, the small cap letters are larger than the normal cap letters -- it's obvious they're not affected by the zoom level.

I think 1 bug:
Small caps don't scale with document zoom level.
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jje
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Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:45 pm Post

Has been reported in the past, but not yet listed as fixed, so presumably will get done at some point.