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Direc­tory fonts/hieroglyph

    Sesh Nesou, a TeX package for hieroglyphic typesetting 
	Copyright (C) 1993,1994,1995,2002 Serge Rosmorduc

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PLEASE ! if you use this package, send me a mail, so that :
	1) I've got an idea of who use it on what machine
	2) I can send you a notice when a new version comes up


This program 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 1, or (at your option)
any later version.

      This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
General Public License for more details.

      You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public
License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.


This is a set of utilities for hieroglyphic typesetting in LaTeX. 
You will find it quite changed since the previous version :

* many improvement in sesh

		            IMPORTANT : 

Well, not so important, but : I give this program under the GNU
Licence, and I don't ask for anything... except that I'd like to know
a little what happens to my program. I'd be very glad to receive news
from you, even something short like : "I got it out of sheer
curiosity". If you use it, even a little, I'd be very glad to receive
your comments. A few demo files would also be very welcome. 


To customize the Makefiles for your site, edit the file
in the HieroTeX directory. 

Serge Rosmorduc,



Serge Rosmorduc
5 rue Beranger, 
92240 Malakoff

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (1.4M).

hi­ero­glyph – Hiero­glyph fonts and other sup­port

Hiero is a sys­tem for type­set­ting an­cient Egyp­tian hi­ero­glyphs. It con­tains a hi­ero­glyphic font, a num­ber of style files, and a helper pro­gram in C called sesh which al­lows one to type hi­ero­glyphic texts us­ing the ‘manuel de codage’, which is the cur­rent stan­dard for en­cod­ing an­cient Egyp­tian. The fonts in the base sys­tem are dis­tributed as source, but Adobe type 1 ver­sions are also pro­vided.

Li­cense GNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Copy­right1993,1994,2002 Serge Ros­mor­duc
Main­tainerSerge Ros­mor­duc
Topics fonts re­pro­duc­ing ar­chaic scripts or in­scrip­tions
font avail­able in Adobe Type 1 for­mat
fonts them­selves
fonts dis­tributed as source
hi­ero­glyph fonts
See also hieroglf
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