access to BoundingBox of glyphs from afm?

Han The Thanh
Wed, 7 Jun 2000 07:10:58 -0400


is there any way in fontinst to access the BBox of glyphs from an afm file?
It may be helpful for compostion of accented glyphs. Until now I use a2ac
to do it, but it has some shortcomings, probably the bigest flaw is that it
cannot use glyphs from more than one font.