[Fontinst] table figures?
lars.hellstrom at residenset.net
Tue May 24 15:01:03 CEST 2005
At 12.14 +0200 2005-05-24, Ingo Reich wrote:
>Thanks to everybody for all the suggestions.
>Just a suggestion:
>maybe the use of table figures could make its way -- bei Gelegenheit! --
>into the fontinstallationguide.
>What I'm thinking of is (i) a short illustration of how to build a
>font family with table figures using fontinst,
Then I should perhaps add that there is also another way of centering a
couple of glyphs to achieve uniform width, using the <glyph>-spacing
Pedagogically it may be less instructive, as it relies on a rather special
mechanism for overriding letterspacing, but the end results are (up to
rounding) the same. Hence the shortest code for doing what Ingo wanted is
probably something like
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