[NTG-context] Inspecting font data with Lua

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at gmail.com
Wed Jun 9 10:32:36 CEST 2010


On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 10:24 AM, Oliver Buerschaper
<oliver.buerschaper at mpq.mpg.de> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
>
> this has probably been asked before: how can I use the Lua font loading mechanism to inspect an OTF font? I'm mainly interested in retrieving glyph data such as its shape or kerning properties... please advise :-)
It's not an answer to your mail, but I find  showttf from fontforge
to compare results of my luatex script about fonts
showttf it's in cvs tree, see
http://fontforge.cvs.sourceforge.net/viewvc/fontforge/fontforge/fonttools/

-- 
luigi


More information about the ntg-context mailing list