# [NTG-context] Installing a non-standard encoding vector

Thu Apr 7 21:44:21 CEST 2005

```Idris Samawi Hamid said this at Thu, 7 Apr 2005 12:43:33 -0600:

>What am I missing here? How can I can install this font with my own encoding
>so that \showfont will display it?

Idris,

You need to have precisely 256 glyphs in your encoding vector. Try
padding your vector out with 232 /.notdef tokens, and you *should* be in