[luatex] dump a tfm to a file

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Tue Jun 21 10:20:31 CEST 2011

On 06/21/2011 10:17 AM, luigi scarso wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 10:12 AM, Taco Hoekwater<taco at elvenkind.com>  wrote:
>> On 06/21/2011 10:10 AM, luigi scarso wrote:
>>>> OFM (Omega's extensions to TFM) allows 65536 glyphs which is more,
>>>> but still not enough to encode Unicode Math properly. I do not
>>>> think there is *any* extension to TFM anywhere that supports the
>>>> full Unicode range.
>>> But  OpenType allows only 65536 glyphs, so maybe it's not so serious.
>> You get the traditional TeX font encoding issue, only shifted 8 bits.
> right, but this time it's an OpenType limitation
> Perhaps one can design an UFM (Unicode extension to TFM) with 32 bit,
> but still have to fight against the OpenType limitation.

I fail to see the usefulness of such an extension.

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