Contributing fonts, Greek/Greek Extended
simos74 at gmx.net
Sun Aug 14 14:34:43 PDT 2005
If there is interest to add Greek proportional fonts to X.org,
I would suggest to use the MgOpen fonts, found at
Three font families cover Modern Greek, while also one adds Ancient Greek.
To clear up any issues with licencing, they use the same licence as
I would think that it is good, for the fonts distributed in X.org, at
least to cover the full Unicode range,
as well as possible.
The StixFonts Project (http://www.stixfonts.org/) appears to be quite
interesting in this respect,
as they cover parts of the Unicode range useful for academic and
It appears they are currently working on sorting out the distribution
licence. So, you may want to contact them.
Finally, if people are happy with the Bitstream Vera distribution license,
I would suggest to make a document/description to help people releasing
Hope this helps,
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