fontname code for scaled variants

Hilmar Schlegel Hilmar Schlegel <>
Sat, 13 Jun 1998 20:18:34 -0400

K. Berry wrote:
>     at least set aside a few for ``user specific variants''.
> Well, as long as the font isn't being distributed widely, it doesn't
> really matter what name you give it.
> But anyway, the only single characters I see that are sort of available
> are 0-4 and b.  Why don't we say `0'.  And we can reserve [5679]z.
> OK? Will that help?

Ugh! Why not using design-size appended as common for Tex fonts?
We use that 
denote the respective Multiple Master instances (FFEAASS, Fontname,
Encoding, Attributes, Size)

Hilmar Schlegel

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