[Xorg] Re: [Fontconfig] adding/distributing new fonts

Edward G.J. Lee edt1023 at ms17.hinet.net
Mon Aug 9 19:22:18 EST 2004

On Sun, Aug 08, 2004, Ambrose Li wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 08, 2004 at 11:23:58PM +0800, Edward G.J. Lee wrote:
> > 
> >   FireFly had released Arphic New Sung too(Arphic PL, GPL-like),
> > 
> >   http://www.study-area.org/apt/firefly-font/
> > 
> >   AR PL New Sung = AR PL Mingti2L Big5 + AR PL SungtiL GB
> Ah, good to know that, since this is almost exactly what I intended
> to do. I wonder if they're going to also add more characters.

  The purpose of AR PL New Sung is to embed bitmaps into TTF,
  next release will embed more bitmaps. Thanks to FireFly.

  But I don't think it's easy to add more characters, because
  we don't have another free fonts and APL is not GPL compatible.


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