[luatex] dump a tfm to a file

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Fri Jun 24 08:55:17 CEST 2011

On 23 jun. 2011, at 23:56, Luis Rivera <jlrn77 at gmail.com> wrote:

> If indeed tex4ht is a dvi driver, it should *not* work with UTF8 (or
> even BMP encoded ofm files), given the specification (single 8 bit
> integer) of the dvi format, regardless how you patch the tfm/htf
> files. She really needs, as Robin suggests, a successor to tex4ht that
> ignores the single 8 bit limitation of the input (dvi) format.

This is a misconception. Dvi format does actually allow multi-byte setchar commands. Most dvi processors pretend it does not simply because TeX90 never used those, but that is not a format limitation.

Best wishes,

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