[tex-k] ttf2pk and freetype (-lttf)
peb at mppmu.mpg.de
Tue Apr 1 11:05:24 CEST 2008
I recently got involved in teTeX/LeX live (mainly modernizing the build
system). In doing so, I noticed that the only package in that tree (in fact
the only package installed on our systems) still using freetype1 (-lttf) is
We would certainly like to get rid of libttf, and since you two are ttf2pk's
authors I have some questions:
(1) was ttf2pk ever converted to freetype2 and if so where could one get it.
(2) if not, I would like to convert it (unless you prefer to do that), but
I'd need some assistence. Is there a document covering this conversion (e.g.
how to translate TT_* names into equivalent FT_* ones)?
Peter Breitenlohner <peb at mppmu.mpg.de>
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