AW: [OS X TeX] Suitcase Fonts

Thomas Käufl th_kaeufl at
Thu Nov 5 15:27:27 EST 2009

----- Ursprüngliche Mail ----
> Von: Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE>
> An: TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List <macosx-tex at>
> Gesendet: Donnerstag, den 5. November 2009, 12:13:55 Uhr
> Betreff: Re: [OS X TeX] Suitcase Fonts
> Am 05.11.2009 um 11:06 schrieb Tomas Jonsson:
> > What about fontforge: I think it can handle 
> suit fonts.
> It fails with the few SUIT files I have...


I have just tried FontForge. It allows to convert
Type1 fonts to Otf-Fonts.

Type 1 fonts used in MacOS 9 consist of two parts.
The suitcase contains the kerning info, the outlines
are stored in separate files.

If you would send me one of your fonts, I could try
to do a conversion.

Thomas Käufl

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