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From "Peter B. West" <pbw...@tpg.com.au>
Subject Re: Where to download high-quality fonts
Date Sat, 05 Jun 2004 06:47:27 GMT
Paul Tremblay wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 04, 2004 at 12:31:36PM +1000, Peter B. West wrote:
> 
>>The American Mathematical Society has the copyright on the Computer 
>>Modern fonts. http://www.ams.org/tex/type1-fonts.html
>>
>>These are available in Type 1 format.  In addition, there are 
>>AMS-developed fonts for mathematics.
>>
>>Peter
> 
> 
> 
> Okay, I downloaded these fonts and found both an afm and a pfb file. I
> need pfm rather than afm files. So I used a converter called "afm2pfm."
> 
> When I run this utility, I get:
> 
> Warning on line 1, ignoring 
> Warning on line 2, ignoring 
> ...
> Warning: setting lower case ascent from AFM Ascender
> Warning: setting upper case descent from AFM Descender
> Warning: calculating average width from all characters
> Segmentation fault
> 
> I do get a resulting pfm file, which I can then use to generate an XML
> file. However, when I then use this file with FOP, FOP puts a page-break
> after each block element. 
> 
> I also notice that with cmb10, I get only a limited range of characters,
> up to unicode values 128 (ASCII).

Looks like a question for one of our fonts specialists.  Jeremias?

What range of characters is available with the cmb10 you had on your system?

Peter
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Peter B. West <http://www.powerup.com.au/~pbwest/resume.html>

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