[metapost] description of glyph operator for MetaPost v1.200

laurent at math.toronto.edu laurent at math.toronto.edu
Fri May 8 08:07:51 CEST 2009


It seems probable that the term "PostScript font" of
the manual modification draft at


really means "Adobe Type 1 Font". The Type 1 font
format is a subset (and extension) of the
Post-Script language, with its own syntactical

There are many other sorts of fonts known to the
various PostScript interpreters; see the PostScript
level 3 reference manual.  Which if any of those mentioned
there are currently accepted by the new "glyph"
primitive of metapost?

Laurent S.

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