[OS X TeX] TrueType-fonts in LaTeX...?

William F. Adams wadams at atlis.com
Tue Nov 23 09:18:31 EST 2004

On Nov 23, 2004, at 6:17 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

> I've said that already in the past, so I probably sound like a broken 
> record, but the OpenOffice.org installer does this -- converting OS X 
> fonts to TTF format at install time, using Fondu --- and the guys who 
> did it must certainly know what they're doing.

Even w/ such a font available, it's not all that interesting / useful 

What good is Zapfino if one is typesetting _only_ the glyphs from 
Zapfino One, and doesn't have access to _any_ of the ligatures or 

Similar things can be said of Apple Chancery, and even Skia and Hoefler 

(who switched to TeX to get automatic f-ligatures (and more!) and ain't 
giving 'em up)

William Adams, publishing specialist
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