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Directory fonts/utilities/afmtopl/wolczko

This directory contains several UNIX utilities for converting AFM to
PL files.

aftopl - an awk script that does basic AFM to PL conversion

edsymbols & fontdimens - used by the Makefile in the TFM directory to
	make a Symbol font

mk-con - makes a condensed AFM font (ie, squeezed horizontally)
mk-obl - makes an oblique AFM font
mk-red - makes a reduced (in both x and y) AFM font
mk-sc  - makes a smallcaps AFM fonts

getmetrics - alternative way of getting AFM data...asks the printer for it!

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (7.7k).

AFMtopl (Wolczko) – Unix utilities for translating AFM files to PL

The conversion is done using an awk script, and a few Bourne shell scripts are provided for running the scripts for various synthetic outputs (such as faked small-caps). The mechanism cannot generate virtual fonts.

PackageAFMtopl (Wolczko)
Version 1988-04-30
MaintainerMario Wolczko
TopicsFont processor
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