On Wed, Jul 02, 2008 at 12:44:43AM +0300, Giorgos Keramidas wrote: > On Tue, 1 Jul 2008 14:27:08 -0700, Gary Kline <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I've spent hours looking around (both in ports and via Google) and > > haven't found a font viewer that will let me preview all the fonts > > I've collected. Some are ghostscriptt, others are ttf; others are > > labeled "system fonts" and the others don't show up on the utilities I > > *have* found. Is there a viewer out ther that will display all fonts? > > No, not really. > > There are far too many font formats and locations to look for. A few of > the things that may affect the places and formats the `font viewer' > would have to check are: > > * Do you have PostScript fonts? > > * Do you have TrueType fonts? > > * Do you have a TeX installation? > > + Does it support OpenType or TrueType fonts?
I've got PS, TT, and TeX; never heard of OT. > > + Do you have bitmap TeX font collections? > > + What resolution do these bitmap fonts use? > > * Do you have bitmap X11 fonts? > And dont-knows to the last three. At least I'm beginning to understand some of the issues, thanks Giorgos. --Another point-of-interest is when I tried to creat a blue italix font from the New Century SchoolBook class. GIMP couldn't do it at 98pt; it was probably the default of 18pt/px. Back to the drawing/image widget. gary > * etc. > -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"