[luatex] dump a tfm to a file
khaledhosny at eglug.org
Tue Jun 21 10:57:35 CEST 2011
On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 10:28:37AM +0200, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 09:50, Ulrike Fischer wrote:
> > So I don't see a logical reason why one shouldn't be able to
> > generate a large tfm with the informations of more characters (and
> > luatex is generating large "virtual tfm" with metrics information).
> > I want to try out if tex4ht can handle such large, unstandard tfm's
> > or if it has built-in a hard 256 barrier.
> For normal TFM files tex4ht uses more-or-less-manually-generated files
> with mappings between TFM slots and Unicode values. It would be
> *waaaaay* easier to convince tex4ht to use UTF-8 encoding directly (if
> you know how to patch tex4ht). Just having "fat TFM" won't help you at
Or one can just ditch tex4ht entirely and go with more sane lua based
solution like the amazing x(h)ml export work that Hans is doing (it can
even export xii.tex ;) ).
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