how to install ornaments with fontinst

Walter Schmidt
Sun, 21 Apr 2002 14:19:52 +0200

On Sat, 20 Apr 2002 09:32:12 -0600, rfuck@Mines.EDU wrote:

>I am running into trouble in tying to install ornaments from a font
>family. I used \installlatinfamily to install a font family but it did
>not install the corresponding ornaments.[...]

This is not to be expected.
\latinfamily os fpr latin alaphabets, not for symbol fonts.

>I 've also tried to use afm2tfm 


>but it keeps telling me
>that it cannot locate the afm font file, although I've runned in the
>directory where my afm file is...

Huh?  This should not happen?
Did you spell the file name correctly?