1. NAME ▲
ttf2afm - utility to generate AFM files for TrueType fonts
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
ttf2afm [ OPTION... ] FONTFILE
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
ttf2afm is used to generate Adobe Font Metrics (AFM) files for TrueType (TTF) fonts to allow them to be used with TeX.
ttf2afm takes the name of a TrueType font file as a required argument. It may also take one or more options from the list below (note that -d and -h are mutually exclusive).
4. OPTIONS ▲
-a print all glyphs
-i read names in encoding vector in form `indexnum'
-d print glyph names in the form `indexdecimal_num'
-h print glyph names in the form `indexhex_num'
-c name print encoding tables to file name.eMN, where M is the platform number and N is the encoding
-e enc use encoding from file enc
-o output output to file output instead of stdout
Platform numbers can be one of
0 Apple Unicode
Encodings can be
0 Roman (if platform is Macintosh)
0 Symbol (if platform is Microsoft)
1 Unicode (if platform is Microsoft)
5. BUGS ▲
None known, but submit bug reports to <> (mailing list).
6. AUTHOR ▲
ttf2afm is part of pdfTeX and was written by Han The Thanh <>.
This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system. It may be used by other distributions without contacting the author. Any mistakes or omissions in the manual page are my fault; inquiries about or corrections to this manual page should be directed to me (and not to the primary author).