[Openfontlibrary] Font File Type and Admins?
karl at freefriends.org
Sun Oct 29 16:06:37 PST 2006
Since the OFL is collecting original free-as-in-freedom fonts, I think
its quite reasonable to require the source files.
Um, not all fonts have source files. What if the designer used a visual
tool? The OpenType/Type1/whatever might be all there is.
Fonts are different than software. It is quite possible to have a
completely usable/modifiable/redistributable font (say, a type1+afm)
without any other "source".
Of course, when source files do exist (such as metafont, metatype1,
fontforge, whatever), they should provided for the font to be optimally
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