Font Conversion Question
lex at cc.gatech.edu
Mon Jan 21 22:40:47 UTC 2002
Ned Konz <ned at bike-nomad.com> wrote:
> On Monday 21 January 2002 11:44 am, Lex Spoon wrote:
> > This discussion is surreal. Someone *has* made a plugin for FreeType.
> > It's on the All Projects page, and I've just linked it from the Fonts
> > page. There are some pretty pictures of Squeak using very nice fonts.
> > http://minnow.cc.gatech.edu/squeak/696
> But the FreeType plugin only handles .TTF files; the FreeType .FON conversion
> is, um, somewhere else... Do you know that the plugin handles .FON files as
> well as .TTF files?
> Dan's original question was specifically "how to convert a .FON font to a
> Squeak font", not "how to get other fonts into Squeak".
Oh, I thought someone said that FON files were true-type. I see that
they aren't now. FWIW, FreeType can handle FON files:
I have no idea whether the FreeType-based Squeak plugin can handle
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