[Openfontlibrary] Raph's font format
karl at freefriends.org
Tue Oct 31 16:04:22 PST 2006
don't know anyone else who ever
mentioned arabic typography,
As it happens, TUG 2006 (http://tug.org/tug2006) is taking place in
Morocco next week. Lots of Arabic typesetting and font talks.
As for a designer who might be interested in participating here, the
person who comes to my mind is Roozbeh Pournader,
http://www.farsitex.org among other places. He is a long time GNU and
TeX contributor. I don't feel competent to tell him what he'd be
participating in, myself :).
A number of free Arabic fonts have been designed for use with TeX over
the years, but the designers have mostly moved on to other things. They
are on CTAN (http://www.ctan.org). (If anyone cares, I can give more
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