From: Philippe Verdy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Dec 03 2004 - 16:43:54 CST
From: "Gary P. Grosso" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, December 03, 2004 5:10 PM
Subject: RE: OpenType vs TrueType (was current version of unicode-font)
> Hi Antoine, others,
> Questions about OpenType vs TrueType come up often in my work, so perhaps
> the list will suffer a couple of questions in that regard.
> First, I see an "O" icon, not an "OT" icon in Windows' "Fonts folder" for
> some fonts and a "TT" icon for others. Nothing looks like "OT" to me, so
> are we talking about the same thing?
See www.opentype.org: OpenType is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation
(bottom of page)
The handdrawn-like "O" is a logo used by Microsoft as the icon representing
However the OpenType web site is apparently fixed only to this presentation
page, with a single link to MonoType Corporation, not to the previous
documentation hosted by Microsoft.
Is Microsoft stopping supporting OpenType, and about to sell the technology
to the MonoType font foundry?
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Fri Dec 03 2004 - 16:47:29 CST