From: Tomas Frydrych (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed May 29 2002 - 12:25:59 EDT
> ok, i have the M$ fonts working now... but the new files take up
> 14MB!!!!! thats massive!
The fonts themselves can be just symlinks, that will cut it down to
about 7MB. If you use some other ttf fonts that only support a small charset,
such as Latin1, everything will be much smaller, the MS fonts contain
around 1200 glyphs each.
> will there ever be support for using simply
> symlinked ttf's _alone_ (without the other files),
possibly, it is question of processing speed vs. storage. The whole
font management is going to be completely changed in any case.
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