Re: OpenType vs TrueType (was current version of unicode-font)

From: John Hudson (
Date: Fri Dec 03 2004 - 19:19:05 CST

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    Philippe Verdy wrote:

    > 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?

    No. Monotype grabbed the OpenType domain name (and a lot of other type related domains).

    The OpenType specification and other documentation is all at the MS Typography site:


    John Hudson

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