LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for TYPO-L Archives

TYPO-L Archives

TYPO-L Archives


Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font


Join or Leave TYPO-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives

Subject: Re: font with special diacritical marks?
From: Winston Smith <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:TYPO-L Discussion of Type and Typographic Design <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sat, 1 Aug 1998 09:40:52 -0300

text/plain (16 lines)

Mark Halpern wrote:
>   I'm a brand-new subscriber, so forgive me if I'm asking a question that
>you've seen a hundred times before.
>   Can you suggest any path that might lead to useful information?

Hi Mark,
I'm quite a inexperienced too, there is other people on this list who must have designed a mighty font with all diacriticals you can imagine...

But once I saw two fonts called:
SILSophia-IPA and SILDoulos-IPA (I think they mimick Helvetica and Times) Used for dictionaries, fonetic transcription, or something, they might have what you want.

The third way (and that's not Tony Blair...), would be to construct using your regular font + superscript/underscript + size change + kerning the things you need.


Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main TYPO-L Page



CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager