ttf2afm man page
ttf2afm — utility to generate AFM files for TrueType fonts
ttf2afm [Options] FONTFILE
ttf2afm is used to generate Adobe Font Metrics (AFM) files for TrueType (TTF) fonts to allow them to be used with TeX.
ttf2afm takes the name of a TrueType font file as a required argument. It may also take one or more options from the list below (-i and -u are mutually exclusive).
force printing glyph names in form `index'decnum
force printing glyph names in form `uni'hexnum
- -c name
write encoding tables to file name.eMN, where M is the platform ID and N is the encoding ID
print program version
- -e enc
encode AFM output using encoding vector from enc
- -o outfile
output to file outfile instead of standard output
- -m num
use Unicode mapping num in the font
Platform numbers can be one of
Encodings can be
Roman (if platform is Macintosh)
Symbol (if platform is Microsoft)
Unicode (if platform is Microsoft)
afm2tfm(1), afm2pl(1). FontForge (http://fontforge.sf.net). LCDF TypeTools (http://lcdf.org). A closer look at TrueType fonts and pdfTeX, Han The Thanh (http://tug.org/TUGboat/tb30-1/tb94thanh.pdf).
Send bug reports to <email@example.com> (public mailing list).
ttf2afm is part of pdfTeX and was written by Han The Thanh.
This manual page was originally written by C.M. Connelly, for the Debian GNU/Linux system, and updated by Karl Berry and others.