[luatex] Why obsolete the fontforge name space?

Arthur Reutenauer arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Tue Mar 24 08:28:04 CET 2009

> PS, on the dev-luatex mailing list
> (http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/private/dev-luatex/2009-January/002217.html),
> you doubted whether freetype2 will be sufficient for advanced fonts,
> and in fact ft2 have most of the features you want:

  From the list you made below, it seems that it doesn't because
OpenType support belongs to HarfBuzz, as has already been said.
FontForge already does all of that.

> So I think it is possible to write a similar binding.
> Maybe we can apply for a Google SoC project for this?

  TUG's candidature to GSoC has been rejected
(http://tug.org/pipermail/summer-of-code/2009/000164.html), so, not this


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