Cross-platform fonts...what is everyone else doing? -and-
frank at backtalk.com
Fri Jul 30 15:23:47 CDT 2004
1. Did you make your clients install the fonts? If so, how did you do
2. Would you be interested in licensing the fonts?
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On Jul 30, 2004, at 3:06 PM, use-revolution-request at lists.runrev.com
> Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2004 11:14:20 -0700
> From: Dan Friedman <dan at clearvisiontech.com>
> Subject: Re: Cross-platform fonts...what is everyone else doing? -and-
> More font woes
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> Message-ID: <BD2FDE0C.49A3%dan at clearvisiontech.com>
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> A couple of years ago, I dealt with all this cross-platform font
> stuff. I
> got so tired of trying to work it out that I finally came up with a
> that has worked perfectly ever since. What did I do you ask? Well, it
> wasn't cheep, but I hired a fontographer to build two font families
> bold, italic, bold-italic) for me. A serif, and a san-serif. They
> look a
> lot like a subset of Helvetica and Times. They are specifically
> (spacing, kerning, height, bitmaps and all the other properties) to be
> IDENTICAL on both Macs and Windows computers. I've tested them on Mac
> to 10.3 - Win 95 to XP and have had no complaints from my clients. I
> install them with my software and *POOF*, all my font issues are gone!
> Just thought I would share what I did.
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