Asia-Pacific Free Font Study Group

Activity Report 1999


1. Introduction (Yasuhide Yamanouchi, Ph.D)

1.1 Forwards

1.2 Development in 1999

1.3 Directions in 1999

1.4 Background and Objectives

1.5 Members of the Asia-Pacific Free Font Study Group

1.6 User support

2. An Outline of Asian African Fonts (AA-Fonts), developed by The Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (AA-Ken) (Shuji Matsushita)

2.1 Introduction

2.2 Physical Pattern

2.3 Attributes

3. Conversion of TrueType outline fonts from bitmap data (Hiroshi Koyama)

3.1 Overview

3.2 Conversion from Bitmap to Outline

4. Glyphs and Glyph Registration (Yushi Komachi, Ph.D)

4.1 Registration Authority

4.2 Registration Procedure

4.3 Glyph Identifier in AP Font Library

5. The International Glyph Repository and the AP Font Library (Keisuke Kamimura)

5.1 Overview

5.2 The International Glyph Repository (IGR)

5.3 The Font/Glyph Mapping Table and the AP Font Library