TeX Live: Graphics and font utilities
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Programs for conversion between font formats, testing fonts, virtual fonts, .gf and .pk manipulation, mft, fontinst, etc. Manipulating OpenType, TrueType, Type 1,and for manipulation of PostScript and other image formats.

This package includes the following CTAN packages:

accfonts -- Utilities to derive new fonts from existing ones

afm2pl -- AFM font metrics to TeX pl converter.

dosepsbin -- Deal with DOS binary EPS files

epstopdf -- Convert EPS to PDF using Ghostscript

fontware -- Tools for virtual font metrics

metatype1 -- Generate Type 1 fonts from MetaPost

ps2pk -- Generate a PK font from an Adobe Type 1 font

ps2eps -- Produce Encapsulated PostScript from PostScript

dvipsconfig -- Collection of dvips PostScript headers

fontinst -- Help with installing fonts for TeX and LaTeX

fontools -- Tools to simplify using fonts (especially TT/OTF ones)

mf2pt1 -- Produce PostScript Type 1 fonts from Metafont source

ttfutils -- convert TrueType to TFM and PK fonts
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jahid_0903014 7 years ago

very useful

blueXrider 10 years ago

quite nice