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    The runic bundle provides fonts and packages for the Anglo-Saxon futharc 
script, used in England until just after printing was established. 
The bundle is one of a series for archaic scripts.

Changes in version 1.1 (2005/03/31)
o Font supplied as Postscript Type1 instead of MetaFont

Changes in version 1.0 (1999/03/14)
o First public release

  Author: Peter Wilson (Herries Press) herries dot press at earthlink dot net
  Copyright 1999--2005 Peter R. Wilson

  This work may be distributed and/or modified under the
  conditions of the Latex Project Public License, either
  version 1.3 of this license or (at your option) any
  later version.
  The latest version of the license is in
  and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of
  LaTeX version 2003/06/01 or later.

  This work has the LPPL maintenance status "author-maintained".

  This work consists of the files:
    README (this file)
  and the derived files

     The distribution consists of the following files:
README (this file)
runic.pdf     (user manual)
tryrunic.tex  (example usage)

    To install the package:
o run: latex runic.ins, which will generate:
       *.fd files
o Move *.sty and *.fd files to a location where LaTeX will find them
    e.g., .../texmf-local/tex/latex/runic
o Move *.afm, *.pfb and *.tfm files to where LaTeX looks for font information
    e.g., .../texmf-var/fonts/afm/public/archaic/*.afm
o Add the *.map information to the dvips/pdftex font maps
o Refresh the database
 (for more information on the above see the FAQ).

o run: (pdf)latex tryrunic for a test of the font

    To generate a second copy of the manual (which is already supplied as a PDF file):
o run: latex runic.dtx
o (for an index run: makeindex -s *.idx)
o run: latex *.dtx
o Print *.dvi for a hardcopy of the package manual

Peter Wilson
herries dot press at earthlink dot net


Name Size Date Notes
README 2387 2005-04-02 02:00
fut10.afm 10369 2005-11-12 03:28
fut10.pfb 23379 2005-11-12 03:28
fut10.tfm 504 2005-04-01 05:39
runic.dtx 26737 2005-04-01 20:03
runic.ins 3095 2005-04-02 02:00
runic.pdf 130191 2005-04-01 05:38
tryrunic.pdf 53180 2005-04-01 05:38
tryrunic.tex 2304 2005-04-02 02:00

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runic – Fonts for An­glo-Saxon futharc script

Fonts and macros for runic writ­ing. The futharks script re­mained in use in Eng­land un­til just af­ter print­ing was es­tab­lished. This is one of a se­ries of ar­chaic fonts.

Pack­age De­tailsrunic
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerPeter R. Wil­son
Con­tained inTeXlive as ar­chaic
MikTeX as ar­chaic
Topics fonts for runic in­scrip­tions
fonts them­selves
fonts re­pro­duc­ing ar­chaic scripts or in­scrip­tions
font avail­able in Adobe Type 1 for­mat
See also allrunes
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