Organization: ESAT, K.U.Leuven, Belgium Date sent: Fri, 13 Jan 95 09:32:21 +0100 From: Peter.Vanroose@esat.kuleuven.ac.be To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Calligra Send reply to: METAFONT Distribution List <email@example.com> One of my first (and I must admit, the only successful) tries with metafont, several years ago, (1987 ?) resulted in a calligraphic font. It worked for our matrix printer at that time (180 dpi?) However, I never succeeded in really having it produce 300 dpi or whatever. Maybe someone wants to give it a try? MJP>> Seems OK at 300dpi It was said at that time that the output resembles my own hand writing. Of course, I shaped the letters after my writing, but apart from giving it reference points, I let Metafont do the big work of doing the roundings. All letters `match' each other in that they end where the next one begins. (There are some minor exceptions to this, but that also applies to my own handwriting.) The relevant files are: script.mf -- contains all the essential METAFONT code (460 lines) script10.mf -- for producing the 10pt font (4 lines) scriptb10.mf -- for producing the bold 10pt font (4 lines) -- Peter Vanroose Electrotechnical Department, ESAT K.U. Leuven, Belgium. Peter.Vanroose@esat.kuleuven.ac.be
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script-font – Handwriting font
A font that “resembles the author’s handwriting”, distributed as METAFONT source.
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calligraphic (or handwriting) fonts|
fonts distributed as METAFONT source