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README
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                Type1 Fonts for ethiop.sty

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                                                            2004-10-04
                                                         Malte Rosenau
                                                 

This is a set of Type1 fonts for ethiop.sty, a LaTeX package for 
typesetting Ethiopian languages. The 44 Postscript fonts included in this 
collection were created from the original Metafont sources with mftrace. 
Despite the fact that potrace does an amazing job, the quality of the 
individual glyphs is by no means as good as in the original bitmap 
version, so please do NOT use them for printing purposes. They look 
pretty much ok in pdf files.

Please report any bugs (missing glyphs, etc.) to:

  mrosena AT gwdg de


Installation
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1) Install the ethiop package from CTAN first

2) Copy the *.pfb files to the directory

  texmf/fonts/type1/ethiop

of your TeX system. Most likely, you will have to create this directory
first

3) Copy ethiop.map to the directory 

  texmf/dvips/config

4) Add the following line to your updmap.cfg configuration file

  Map ethiop.map

5) Update TeX's filename database and run "texhash" (teTeX) 
or "initexmf -u" and "initexmf --mkmaps" (MikTeX)


License
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Copyright 1998 Berhanu Bayene, Manfred Kudlek, Olaf Kummer, Jochen 
Metzinger. Coyright 2004 Malte Rosenau

See the file COPYING (GNU General Public License) for license
conditions. As a special exception, permission is granted to include
this font program in a Postscript or PDF file that consists of a
document that contains text to be displayed or printed using this font,
regardless of the conditions or license applying to the document itself.

== The End ==

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (5.0M).

ethiop-t1 – Type 1 ver­sions of Amharic fonts

Th­ese fonts are drop-in Adobe type 1 re­place­ments for the fonts of the ethiop pack­age.

Pack­age De­tailsethiop-t1
Li­censeGNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Main­tainerMalte Rose­nau
Con­tained inTeX Live as ethiop-t1
Topics fonts for "other" non-Ro­man scripts
fonts them­selves
sup­port for type­set­ting Amharic
font avail­able in Adobe Type 1 for­mat
...
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