[metapost] glyph operator and font map files
laurent.mehats at gmail.com
Wed Dec 23 12:11:54 CET 2009
Daniel Luecking a écrit :
> On Monday, December 21, 2009 at 1:24 pm, Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> wrote
>> So why did this fail?
>> That is because glyph only works on actual postscript fonts.
>> xccsy10 is
>> metafont bitmap font, and that cannot work at all (neither do truetype
>> or opentype fonts).
>> If you absolutely want that font, you will have to convert it to a
>> PostScript Type1 font first.
> This has already been done. At least on my system there exist
> (in my texmf-local) these 6 fonts.
> and 22 others whose names start with xcc.
> The all say
> %%Creator: Michael Zedler
> %Copyright: Generated from MetaFont bitmap by mftrace 1.2.4,
> %Copyright: http://www.xs4all.nl/~hanwen/mftrace/
> % Generated by FontForge 20060725 (http://fontforge.sf.net/)
> A couple of years ago Michael Zedler put them out there for free, saying
> they were 99% complete, but he didn't have the time to give them a final finish.
> To read his own words try this link:
> The links in that message don't work anymore.
> Fonts with these names are also available (for a price) from MicroPress.
Ok, thanks for the info.
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