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Eric S

Opentype: CFF or Truetype?

Reported by Eric S | September 19th, 2010 @ 10:09 PM

Making a little conversion script based on Dave’s work ( http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.freedesktop.fonts/1741 ),
to generate font files from the UFO.

And I wondered: are these cubic or quadratic Bézier curves?

If I understand correctly, in the former case it would make more sense to generate Opentype with Postscript outlines, and in the latter Opentype with Truetype outlines.

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Open Baskerville is an open source project to create a digital revival of the famous ‘Baskerville’ typefaces. To be more exact, Open Baskerville is based upon Fry’s Baskerville, a Baskerville derivative created by Isaac Moore, a punchcutter who worked for John Baskerville. work. The font is to be licensed under either the SIL OFL or the GNU GPL v3.

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