Tue, 10 Apr 2001 23:35:12 +0200
Karsten Tinnefeld <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I had the same problem with some softmaker fonts I did. Here is my
> installation tool hack. The helper file fi-catcodes helps with
> fontinst customizations, fi-softmaker does the customization you were
> interested in and fi-proof helps with the proof tables.
> 5bbj is an example translation file, where 5bbjproof produces the font
> tables for verification of the translated font, the Softmaker Bembo
> clone called Bergamo.
Great, thanks for all this pretty stuff, I shall tinker with it
Just being curious, why did you choose "5" for the supplier (given
that the softmaker fonts are coming from URW I put a "u" in front of
BTW, my fonts are from a CD-ROM in Sean Cavanaugh's book Type Design.
According to the AFM files the copyright is by URW & SoftMaker, but
there is a comment "Generated using Fontographer 4.1 and SeanTools" --
I wonder what he has done to the fonts. Any comments regarding the
quality of this stuff are welcome.
Greetings and thanks,
Dr. Joachim Trinkwitz email: email@example.com
Germanistisches Seminar phone: 0228-737565
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitaet fax: 0228-737479
Am Hof 1d, 53113 Bonn, Germany