Using OpenType Fonts

  • M. R. C. van Dongen
Part of the book series (XMEDIAPUBL)


The OpenType font format is an extension of the TrueType font format. The format was developed by Microsoft and Adobe and supports different glyph variants. For example, a font may have glyph variants for a zero with and without a slash. A single OpenType font may support different variants, which are organised by features.


Line Number Type Size Package Option Line Spread Proportional Number 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. R. C. van Dongen
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  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentUniversity College CorkCorkIreland

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