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by jath
Tue Jun 23, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Mellel
Topic: Mellel 3.4 is Here!
Replies: 10
Views: 13916

Re: Mellel 3.4 is Here!

I just installed the new version 3.4 and cannot open Mellel any longer. The error message says I should check with the developers whether the version of Mellel is still compatible with my OS. However, I am working on OS X 10.6.8, which should still work... Just found the solution. For those who enc...
by jath
Mon Jun 22, 2015 1:28 pm
Forum: Mellel
Topic: Mellel 3.4 is Here!
Replies: 10
Views: 13916

Re: Mellel 3.4 is Here!

I just installed the new version 3.4 and cannot open Mellel any longer. The error message says I should check with the developers whether the version of Mellel is still compatible with my OS. However, I am working on OS X 10.6.8, which should still work...
by jath
Wed Apr 27, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Feature Request: Page numbers in "Abjad"-style
Replies: 0
Views: 2737

Feature Request: Page numbers in "Abjad"-style

To my amazement, I recently discovered that the styles for page numbers in Mellel do not include the possibility to use Abjad numerals (see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abjad_numerals ). This page number style is commonly used in Arabic/Persian documents, mostly for introductions or preliminary mat...
by jath
Mon Feb 22, 2010 9:15 am
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Problem with OT-feature curs
Replies: 1
Views: 1854

Problem with OT-feature curs

It seems to me that Mellel does not render correctly fonts with OT-feature "cursive positioning" (curs). This feature is used in a number of Arabic/Persian fonts (e.g. Sakkal's "Arabic Typesetting" or the free "Nafees Nastaleeq" font) in order to adjust some characters horizontally when combined wit...