[metapost] What are ways to understand the tables in the ttx file
wl at gnu.org
Mon Sep 10 09:13:37 CEST 2012
> I am murali. I am working on designing of the fonts in TELUGU
> language. I complete the first phase that is design all the glyphs.
> But we have the problems in connecting two or more glyphs in single
And you are designing the glyphs with MetaPost? Which post-processing
tools are you using?
> That's why I stated the reading of the all the tables in the ttx
> file. please give me the suggestion what are the best ways to
> understand the ttx tables.
I don't see the connection between TTX and MetaPost. The former is a
disassembler/assembler for TrueType fonts, while the latter is a tool
for creating graphics in PostScript format (including glyphs).
To understand TTX output, you have to thoroughly read the OpenType
specification and possibly the CFF specification also.
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