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Re: New version of latex-cjk-chinese-arphic

Op 23-07-08 16:19, schreef Arne Goetje:
> Danai SAE-HAN (韓達耐) wrote:
>> BTW, this will be one of the last version of my Arphic packages.  I plan to
>> move to Arne Götje's CJKunifont (ukai and uming), which should have proper
>> vertical information in the GSUB tables and which combine traditional and
>> simplified Chinese all in one TTF.
> They do. However, please note that the fonts are now in TTC format, to
> be able to provide the proper glyph shapes for each CJKV region. If you
> can tell me when you want to start on this, I can probably reserve some
> time to assist you.

Ok, I will certainly contact you when my initial tests are completed!

> It might be a good idea to integrate the build scripts into the original
> source package, which will be updated to contain the source .sfd plus
> the build scripts to build the .ttc. Then we can build both binary
> packages from the same source.

That would be great!

> A question related to this: does anyone on this list have experience
> with CID fonts, which have custom CMap files? I found that ghostscript
> cannot deal with binary OTF fonts, but only with PS fonts. However, I
> couldn't get the CMap files to work correctly.

I have no experience with that, sorry.


Danai SAE-HAN (韓達耐)



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