[XeTeX] ttf or otf
psb6m at virginia.edu
Sun Jul 27 14:55:14 CEST 2008
Apostolos Syropoulos wrote:
>> *Much* better to only install one version of the font. Why would you
>> want to have both installed simultaneously?
> I would add: when the OTF and TTF seem to have the same glyphs and
> the same OpenType features.
If I recall correctly, the TTF version is derived from the OTF version,
with consequent loss of outline quality; but if you want to use the font
in OpenOffice you need the TTF version (grrrr). So for many it makes
sense to install both.
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