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TTF2PT1_X2GS(1)		    TTF2PT1 Font Converter	       TTF2PT1_X2GS(1)

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       ttttff22pptt11_xx22ggss - font installer for Ghostscript

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       ttf2pt1_x2gs [[ccoonnffiigg--ffiillee]]

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       The fonts generated with	ttttff22pptt11	work fine with Ghostscript by
       themselves. The script `xx22ggss' (or `ttttff22pptt11_xx22ggss'	when installed into a
       public directory, to avoid name conflicts with other programs) links
       the font	files from the X11 direcotry into the Ghostscript directory
       and automatically creates the description file (Fontmap)	in Ghostscript
       format.

       If the configuration file is not	specified as an	argument then the file
       `convert.cfg' in	the current directory is used, just like the `convert'
       script does. Indeed, this configuration file is used for	both scripts.

       The Ghostscript-related parameters in the configuration file are:

       DDSSTTDDIIRR -	the X11	font directory used by `x2gs' as the source of the
       fonts. This parameter is	common with the	X11 configuration.

       GGSSDDIIRR - the base	directory of Ghostsript. If this parameter is set to
       an empty	string then `convert' won't call `x2gs'. So if you want	to get
       only the	X11 fonts installed then set this parameter to an empty
       string. This directory may vary on various system, so please check your
       system and set this value accordingly before running the	script.

       GGSSFFOONNTTDDIIRR - the font directory of Ghostscript. In the standard
       Ghostscript installation	it's a subdirectory of GSDIR but some systems
       may use completely different directories.

       GGSSCCOONNFFDDIIRR - the configuration subdirectory of Ghostscript that contains
       the Fontmap file.

       IINNSSTTAALLLLFFOONNTTMMAAPP -	if the value is	set to YYEESS then	install	the entries
       for the new fonts right into the	main Fontmap file. Otherwise just
       leave the file Fontmap.ttf in the Ghostscript configuration directory.

       After preparing the configuration file run the script. It symbolicaly
       links all the font files	and creates the	description file Fontmap.ttf
       in GSCONDFIR. After that	there are two choices.

       If the option INSTALLFONTMAP was	set to YES then	the font descriptions
       are also	automatically installed	into the master	Fontmap	file. The
       script is clever	enough to detect if it was run multiple	times with the
       same directories	and if so it replaces the old Fontmap entries with the
       new ones	instead	of just	accumulating all of them. You may also run it
       multiple	times for multiple X11 directories and all the results will be
       properly	collected in the Fontmap.  But it's your responsibility	to
       watch that the names of the font	files don't overlap. If	the X11	font
       directory gets renamed then you have to remove its font entries from
       the Fontmap and only after that re-run `x2gs' for the new directory.

       On the other hand if the	option INSTALLFONTMAP was set to NO then go to
       the GSCONFDIR directory and insert the contents of Fontmap.ttf into the
       Fontmap file manually. This step	may be left manual to make the
       installation a little bit more safe.

       After that you may also want to redefine	some of	the aliases in Fontmap
       to refer	to the newly installed fonts.  But the redefinition of the
       aliases may be dangerous	if the width of	characters in the new font
       will be different from the old font.  Alas, there is no visible
       solution	of this	problem	yet.

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       o /usr/local/share/ttf2pt1/scripts/convert.cfg.sample

       o /usr/local/share/ttf2pt1/scripts/*

       o /usr/local/share/ttf2pt1/README

       o /usr/local/share/ttf2pt1/FONTS

       o /usr/local/share/ttf2pt1/*

       o /usr/local/bin/ttf2pt1

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       o   the ttf2pt1(1) manpage

       o   the ttf2pt1_convert(1) manpage

       o   the t1asm(1)	manpage

3rd Berkeley Distribution	 version 3.4.4		       TTF2PT1_X2GS(1)

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