[NTG-context] ntg-context Digest, Vol 69, Issue 49

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Tue Mar 9 17:11:24 CET 2010

On Tue, 9 Mar 2010, Michael Saunders wrote:

>> The question is: what have you set OSFONTDIR to,  and does that
>> location actually contain the system fonts?
> Thank you, Taco.  Double checking, I find that I have set OSFONTDIR to
> C:\Windows\Fonts, which does indeed contain my 1074 system font files,
> 970 of them open type.  The slightly different string you put on the
> webpage:
> mtxrun --script fonts --list --all --pattern=*
> now seems to find them.  That was the problem.
> My next problem is to make sense of what lies under the heading "The
> standard way: Typescripts".
> Maybe a line like that is a typescript.  Who knows?

It might be easiest to use the simplefonts module. See


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