Re: creating a test font w/ CJKV Extension B characters.

From: Frank Yung-Fong Tang (
Date: Wed Nov 19 2003 - 21:29:29 EST

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    John Jenkins wrote:

    > 於 Nov 19, 2003 10:30 PM 時,Ostermueller, Erik 提到:
    > > Could someone recommend a good tutorial or 'font creator' application
    > > that addresses surrogate pairs?
    > >
    > FontLab is probably the best cross-platform font creation software out
    > there, although it's not cheap. Cheaper solutions are to be found IIRC
    > on Windows, and there's .
    Does FontLab support generating TTF in format12 (32 bits)?
    Which "cheaper solutions" could generating TTF in format12 (32 bits)?

    > If you're on a Mac, Apple's font tool suite
    > ( is free and lets you add non-BMP
    > support to fonts.
    Can you point out which document and chapter in those doc talk in those
    document talk about what we need to do to add non-BMP charactrers?

    which of the following MacOSX font tool should be used for that purpose?
    # ftxanalyzer
    # ftxdiff
    # ftxdumperfuser
    # ftxenhancer
    # ftxinstalledfonts
    # ftxruler
    # ftxvalidator

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