TeluguTeX --------- PLease read CopyrightLong file before proceeding. TeluguTeX enables you to typeset Telugu text using TeX/LaTex family of software. This package mainly contains two sets of programs. One set is used to create symbols used in composing Telugu text. These programs are written in METAFONT. The other set of programs use these symbols as componants to assemble Telugu text. These programs are written in TeX (macros). Once you have generated the fonts for the sizes and styles that you need you do not have to worry about the METAFONT programs( unless the output device changes). But you will always need the TeX programs to typeset Telugu text. Following is a list of files in this package: CopyrightLong - copyright notice. MUST BE READ CopyrightSources- copyright notice that appears in source files telugu.mf - defines font dimensions telparam.mf - defines parameters telbase.mf - contains macros for commonly occuring shapes telmode.mf - contains mode for the output device telcodes.mf - defines codes for all the symbols in the font telchars1.mf - contains program to generate vowels, consanant bases, vowel modifiers, consonant conjuncts and accents telchars2.mf - contains proggrams to generate consonant+vowel combinations that need new symbols telchars3.mf - contains programs to generate roman digits, telugu digits and punctuation symbols telfonts.awk - contains size/style specific parameters makefile - use this to generate the font(s) README - you are reading this file VERSION - This is the place to look if you want to know the version identification/history of changes document.tex - documentation( extracted from Lakshmi Mukkavilli's M.S report and modified) tlxlate.tex - implements transliteration tlsyllable.tex - composes a syllable tlteldigits.tex - defines telugu digits Next let us worry about installing TeluguTeX: Font contains 233 symbols. You need large METAFONT to generate these symbols. To typeset Telugu you need Big TeX. Typesetting Telugu is a very CPU intensive job. It is assumed that you are installing TeluguTeX under UNIX(tm). If you are installing TeluguTeX under UNIX(tm) then you can skip rest of this paragraph. METAFONT and TeX programs in this package are not dependent on UNIX, but make and awk programs are needed. If you do not have these programs then you will have to do some work. You will have to extract various parameter files from telfonts.awk and execute METAFONT on each parameter file. You will be essentially executing steps in makefile manually. Each parameter file in telfonts.awk begins with the pattern '%fontfilename%' and ends with a line containing just two % symbols('%%'). Some non-UNIX(tm) system limit the length of file names. On these systems you may have to rename some of the files. Steps in installation: 1. define mode for the output device in telmode.mf 2. copy tlsyllable.tex, tlxlate.tex and tlteldigits.tex to a directory from where TeX can read \input files. 3. copy following files to the directory that will contain the font files that you will generate. all .mf files telfonts.awk makefile (make sure that the destination directory does not contain 'makefile'.) 4. goto the directory to which all .mf files have been copied. 5. edit makefile a. change DPI to reflect the characteristics of of the output device. b. If you do not want to generate ALL fonts then define MYFONTS object listing the size/style combinations that you want. If you do not include all 12 size fonts then you can not print the documentation. Please read comments at the top of 'makefile'. Towards the end of this file we have included a list giving approximate sizes of various font(pk) files. You may want to look at that to get an idea about the storage requirement. 6. If you have not decided to generate ALL fonts then edit tlsyllable.tex to comment out those font definitions that invoke the font(s) that you have chosen to omit. You can do this by inserting a '%' sign in column one. 7. Enter 'make all' or 'make myfonts' depending on what you decided in step 5.b . 'make all' on SUN SPARCstation IPC takes about an hour. 8. as a result of 'make ..' tloffsets.tex must have been created. copy this file to the same directory as tlsyllable.tex. 9. print TeluguTex.tex (enter latex TeluguTeX) look at the examples. A note from the authors: we hope you will find this package useful for typesetting Telugu. TeluguTeX was developed by us when we were at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA. Please direct your criticism/comments about TeluguTeX to email: email@example.com snailmail: 915 Almaden Avenue Sunnyvale, CA 94086 USA Amount of time we can spend on TeluguTeX is fairly limited, so please do not expect a prompt response. If you have questions about METAFONT, TeX, LaTeX, drivers etc. you should turn elsewhere. We assume that you know how to generate fonts using METAFONT, how to use TeX/LaTeX and how to produce output on whatever device you may have. Happy TeluguTeXing, Lakshmankumar Mukkavilli Lakshmi Mukkavilli file size(bytes) file size(bytes) ----------- --- ----------- ---- CopyrightLong 8072 tel20b.300pk 20860 CopyrightSources 896 tel20b.tfm 1544 document.tex 69654 tel20s.300pk 21484 makefile 3750 tel20s.tfm 1544 tel10.300pk 10748 tel25.300pk 27004 tel10.tfm 1532 tel25.tfm 1548 tel100.300pk 140600 tel25b.300pk 26644 tel100.tfm 1556 tel25b.tfm 1548 tel10b.300pk 9788 tel25s.300pk 27976 tel10b.tfm 1532 tel25s.tfm 1548 tel10nx.300pk 10264 tel30.300pk 33296 tel10nx.tfm 1532 tel30.tfm 1552 tel10ny.300pk 9888 tel30s.300pk 35912 tel10ny.tfm 1532 tel30s.tfm 1552 tel10s.300pk 10484 tel35.300pk 39608 tel10s.tfm 1532 tel35.tfm 1556 tel11.300pk 10752 tel35s.300pk 44600 tel11.tfm 1532 tel35s.tfm 1556 tel11b.300pk 11208 tel40.300pk 50356 tel11b.tfm 1532 tel40.tfm 1552 tel11nx.300pk 11652 tel40s.300pk 53600 tel11nx.tfm 1532 tel40s.tfm 1552 tel11ny.300pk 10836 tel55.300pk 75328 tel11ny.tfm 1532 tel55.tfm 1556 tel11s.300pk 11612 tel55s.300pk 79980 tel11s.tfm 1532 tel55s.tfm 1556 tel12.300pk 11840 tel72.300pk 101172 tel12.tfm 1536 tel72.tfm 1556 tel12b.300pk 12184 telspa.300pk 34472 tel12b.tfm 1536 telspa.tfm 1556 tel12nx.300pk 12300 telspb.300pk 129220 tel12nx.tfm 1536 telspb.tfm 1556 tel12ny.300pk 11504 telspc.300pk 114644 tel12ny.tfm 1536 telspc.tfm 1556 tel12s.300pk 13484 tel12s.tfm 1536 CopyrightLong 8072 tel15.300pk 15884 CopyrightSources 896 tel15.tfm 1548 document.tex 69654 tel15b.300pk 15468 makefile 3750 tel15b.tfm 1548 telbase.mf 29160 tel15s.300pk 15648 telchars1.mf 30370 tel15s.tfm 1548 telchars2.mf 15885 tel172.300pk 264156 telchars3.mf 17198 tel172.tfm 1556 telcodes.mf 10004 tel18.300pk 19168 telfonts.awk 9982 tel18.tfm 1540 telmode.mf 992 tel18b.300pk 18868 telparam.mf 7202 tel18b.tfm 1540 telugu.mf 1912 tel18s.300pk 19116 tloffsets.tex 9650 tel18s.tfm 1540 tlsyllable.tex 34188 tel20.300pk 21028 tlteldigits.tex 1781 tel20.tfm 1544 tlxlate.tex 8251 (These sizes are not accurate. Files may have changed since these sizes were recorded.)
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telugu – (La)TeX Support for writing the Telugu Language
TeluguTeX is (La)TeX Support for writing the Telugu Language, comprising METAFONT fonts and macros.