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RE: Freely downloadable font with all ideographs defined in ISO 10646?

From: Simon Daniels <simonda@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 1998 20:49:24 -0800
Message-ID: <5CEA8663F24DD111A96100805FFE65870417BFEC@red-msg-51.dns.microsoft.com>
To: "'www-font@w3.org'" <www-font@w3.org>
I guess I should have actually read the Monotype page before sending mail.
It seems as if WorldType is a collection of fonts and is only available
under license to OEM's. Sorry about that - Si

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Simon Daniels 
> Sent:	Wednesday, February 25, 1998 8:15 PM
> To:	www-font@w3.org
> Subject:	RE: Freely downloadable font with all ideographs defined in
> ISO10646?
> 
> Monotype's WorldType(tm) http://www.monotype.com/html/oem/uni_intro.html
> possibly offers an alternative to Cyberbit. 
> 
> Although I've not used Monotype's font, I've experienced performance
> problems with huge fonts. In most cases I think you're better off with a
> range of fonts covering the various scripts you require. 
> 
> On the subject of Cyberbit, I'm curious about what happened to the other
> fonts being produced by Bitstream for inclusion with Navigator 4. Maybe
> Todd has heard a rumor about these?
> 
> Si
> MST
> 
> 
> 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 25 February 1998 23:49:30 UTC

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