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Re: Question about customizing emmentaler font

From: tisimst
Subject: Re: Question about customizing emmentaler font
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:14:01 -0700 (PDT)

Han-Wen Nienhuys-5 wrote
> Thanks for bringing this up! You are completely right; we never
> considered the inside corners, and did the outside corners on the
> assumption that they are fragile and would become rounded through the
> violence of punching. Werner is right that you'd have to do a global
> postprocessing pass to really do all all the line intersections, but
> rounding inside corners in the font is a reasonable first
> approximation.
> As for the missing characters: my recollection is faded, but I think
> we do some special fiddling to select emmentaler for the alphabetic
> chars. Is your tweaked font also called emmentaler?
> -- 
> Han-Wen Nienhuys - 

> hanwen@

>  -

When I put, for example, Cadence-20.otf to actual use, yes, I rename it to
emmentaler-20.otf so that I don't have to mess with LilyPond itself and the
font can be found easily, similar to how Gonville does it (except it doesn't
seem to have this issue...).


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