Copyright (C) 1991 Silvio Levy This file is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. This file is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>. (The fonts are released under GPLv2+ with the FSF font exception. Each file contains the applicable license text.) This directory contains materials for using TeX to typeset Greek text using Silvio Levy's fonts, which are partly based on Don Knuth's Computer Modern family of fonts. They are distributed WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, express or implied. Please send comments, suggestions, etc. to levy (at) msri (dot) org. The following files are present: README This file. a.mf MF code for alpha-based characters b.mf MF code for beta-based characters d.mf MF code for delta-based characters digits.mf MF code for numerals e.mf MF code for epsilon-based characters f.mf MF code for phi-based characters g.mf MF code for gamma-based characters gen_acc.mf MF code for accents gen_sigma.mf MF code for sigma compounds graccent.mf MF code for accents grbase.mf MF code for base Greek macros grbld8.mf Parameter file for 8pt Bold grbld9.mf Parameter file for 9pt Bold grbld10.mf Parameter file for 10pt Bold greek.mf Driver file for Greek font greekhist.tex History of Greek typesetting and info on these fonts greekmacros.tex Macros to use Greek fonts. greekuse.tex Instructions on using the fonts. grinstall.tex Instructions on installing the fonts. grpunct.mf MF code for punctuation grreg8.mf Parameter file for 8pt "Roman" grreg9.mf Parameter file for 9pt "Roman" grreg10.mf Parameter file for 10pt "Roman" grtestfont.tex Testing TeX file for Greek (analogous to testfont.tex) grtt10.mf Parameter file for 10pt Typewriter h.mf MF code for eta-based characters i.mf MF code for iota-based characters j.mf MF code for theta-based characters k.mf MF code for kappa-based characters l.mf MF code for lambda-based characters lig.mf MF code for ligatures lower.mf Driver file for lower case Greek letters m.mf MF code for mu-based characters makeall Shell script to make all fonts makefont Shell script to generate a font. modes.mf Mode definitions n.mf MF code for nu-based characters o.mf MF code for omicron-based characters p.mf MF code for pi-based characters q.mf MF code for chi-based characters r.mf MF code for rho-based characters s.mf MF code for sigma-based characters t.mf MF code for tau-based characters testfont Shell script to test fonts. todo.txt List of improvements to be made to the fonts. u.mf MF code for upsilon-based characters. upper.mf MF code for upper case characters w.mf MF code for omega-based characters x.mf MF code for xi-based characters y.mf MF code for psi-based characters z.mf MF code for zeta-based characters IMPORTANT NOTE: These fonts make use of the 256-character capabilities of gf format. They cannot be converted to the obsolete PXL format which allows only 128 characters. If you are still using PXL format drivers, it is time to convert. If you are using a gf format driver with only 128 character capacity, you are missing something. See doc/install.tex. Metafont must have |max_in_open| increased (to 10) to compile these fonts as they stand. The appropriate change has been added to the change files on the UnixTeX distribution. If you're getting these fonts other than from the TeX distribution, and if you don't have access to Metafont source, you'll have to merge some files before you attempt compilation: In src/s.mf, replace the line readfrom("gen_sigma") by the contents of src/gen_sigma.mf. In src/lower.mf, replace each line by the contents of the corresponding file; for instance, replace readfrom("a") by the contents of src/a.mf. In greek.mf, right after the line that says ``font_setup'' insert the lines readfrom("gen_acc"); readfrom("gen_sigma"); HMC: At HMC a couple of modifications have been made to the MF files: The definition of readfrom has been changed so that no directory information is present. accent.mf has been renamed graccent.mf and punct.mf has been renamed grpunct.mf to prevent conflicts with CM files. TODO: create digamma add kerning, especially between accents and capitals create more typefaces (italics?) complete hyphenation table create tick marks for numbers
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levy-font – Fonts for typesetting classical greek
These fonts are derivatives of Kunth's CM fonts. Macros for use with Plain TeX are included in the package; for use with LaTeX, see lgreek (with English documentation) or levy (with German documentation).
|License||GNU General Public License, version 2|
|Contained in||TeX Live as levy|
|MiKTeX as levy-font|
font for Greek (archaic, classical and modern)
fonts distributed as METAFONT source