[tex-live] .otf vs. .ttf fonts

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Thu Jun 17 03:08:18 CEST 2010

On Thu, 17 Jun 2010, Staszek Wawrykiewicz wrote:

> I've found that in tl2010 repository we have several .ttf and .otf fonts
> with the same basic names:
> arkandis/libris/ (only those from arkandis)
> public/Asana-Math/
> public/gnu-freefont/
> The question is: which fonts are used for XeTeX and cached by fc-cache?

As I see, fc-cache process both: otf, then ttf (according to 
precedence in fonts.conf, btw.:)

> Ps. more investigations later, Janusz Nowacki told me that some
> gentium fonts are unusable, but have to check it myself...

Hmm, GenI102 and GenR102 are unusable, nor even cached. Any idea why we
have such fonts?

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
staw at gust.org.pl

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