Re: [firstname.lastname@example.org: ANNOUNCE: Xfsft-1.1.7]
On Sat, Oct 16, 1999 at 10:20:04AM +0800, Anthony Fok wrote:
|Hello hashao! :-)
|On Fri, Oct 15, 1999 at 03:19:23PM +0800, hashao wrote:
|> BTW, CID keyed font is also supported in 4.0. And I heard a taiwan Font
|> company just released a set of TTF font under a license similar to
|> GPL. They also plan to release a set of CID font as I heard.
|Yes, Anthony Wong and I have been thinking of packaging these four new
|Arphic fonts (Big5 and GB, Kaiti and Songti), but is currently either
|busy or waiting for the new installxfont script (?)
I tried the Songti
|GB font under Debian's XFree86 3.3.5 (with xserver-s3 and libxfont
|3.3.4-2.0.xtt.1 from Debian-JP), and it works GREAT! :-) I am having
|trouble getting the Big5 font to work though. Perhaps something still
|needs to be done about X-TT or XFree86's locale. And of course,
|zh_CN.GB2312 isn't in glibc2.1 in Debian potato yet AFAIK. Don't know
|if we can get it done before November 1 freeze.
|If anyone here doesn't mind working to solve these problems within the
|next two weeks, we could certainly use the help! :-)
I hope so too.
Anthony Wong. [ E-mail: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org ]