Metafont

Known as: MF 
Metafont is a description language used to define vector fonts. It is also the name of the interpreter that executes Metafont code, generating the… (More)
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2008
2008
METAFONT is an algebraic programming language for describing the shapes of letters, designed and implemented by Knuth as part of… (More)
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2005
2005
Hóng-Zı̀ ($~) is a new Chinese METAFONT, still at a very early stage of development, freely available at http://hongzi… (More)
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1998
1998
Despite the importance of mathematical typesetting to the persistent popularity of TEX, very few TEX math fonts are available to… (More)
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1998
1998
This article makes a comparison between bitmapped and vector fonts, and presents some of the problems I encountered when I tried… (More)
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1998
1998
The paper illustrates this statement by presenting a brief description of an interface for METAFONT-to-PostScript, MFTOEPS. The… (More)
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1998
1998
This paper presents a few ideas on how to solve certain geometrical problems arising very often in character design, not directly… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
The Computer Modern Typefaces have their original speci cation in terms of the METAFONT language The individual glyph programs… (More)
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1995
1995
We show how to draw evenly dotted and dashed curved lines in METAFONT, using recursive refinement of paths. METAPOST provides… (More)
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1992
1992
When TEX and Metafont communicate to each other, they can do more together than they can alone. This presentation concentrates on… (More)
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1989
1989
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The MetaPost system implements a language very much like METAFONT except that the output is expressed with cubic splines and… (More)
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