./fonts/tex-metafont, METAFONT system for specifying fonts

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 2014, Package name: tex-metafont-2014, Maintainer: minskim

The program takes a semi-algorithmic specification of a font,
and produces a bitmap font (whose properties are defined by a
set of parameters of the target device), and a set metrics for
use by TeX. The bitmap output may be converted into a format
directly usable by a device driver, etc., by the tools provided
in the parallel mfware distribution. (Third parties have
developed tools to convert the bitmap output to outline fonts.)
The distribution includes the source of Knuth's Metafont book;
this source is there to read, as an example of writing TeX --
it should not be processed without Knuth's direct permission.


Required to build:
[pkgtools/cwrappers]

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   2015-11-03 21:45:25 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (776)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for fonts category

Problems found locating distfiles:
	Package acroread7-chsfont: missing distfile acrobat7-fonts/chsfont.tar.gz
	Package acroread7-font-share: missing distfile acrobat7-fonts/korfont.tar.gz
	Package acroread7-korfont: missing distfile acrobat7-fonts/korfont.tar.gz
	Package acroread9-chtfont: missing distfile \ 
acrobat9-fonts/FontPack910_cht_i486-linux.tar.bz2
	Package acroread9-jpnfont: missing distfile \ 
acrobat9-fonts/FontPack910_jpn_i486-linux.tar.bz2
	Package cyberbase-ttf: missing distfile cyberbit-ttf/Cyberbase.ZIP
	Package cyberbit-ttf: missing distfile cyberbit-ttf/Cyberbit.ZIP
	Package pixel-sagas-startrek: missing distfile PS_Font_Fontana.zip
	Package pixel-sagas-startrek: missing distfile PS_Font_Montalban.zip
	Package pixel-sagas-startrek: missing distfile PS_Font_Probert.zip
	Package pixel-sagas-startrek: missing distfile PS_Font_Sternbach.zip
	Package pixel-sagas-startrek: missing distfile PS_Font_Trek_Arrowcaps.zip
	Package umefont-ttf: missing distfile umefont_560.tar.xz

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-05-05 20:25:36 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Set HOMEPAGE.
XXX: version number is wrong, should be 2.7182818, not 2014.
   2015-04-25 10:11:35 by Mark Davies | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Update tex-metafont to 2014

latest texlive version.  changes unknown.
   2013-12-01 00:15:17 by Min Sik Kim | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Sync tex-metafont with TeX Live 2013

No functional change.
   2012-10-14 23:56:11 by Min Sik Kim | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update tex-metafont to 2012.

Changes:
    - Regenrates the mf format for TeX Live 2012.
   2011-04-13 03:48:55 by Min Sik Kim | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
Sync tex-metafont with TeX Live r21566.  No functional change.
   2010-09-24 23:19:14 by Min Sik Kim | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update DISTFILES of tex-metafont for TeX Live 2010.  No functional change.
   2010-02-12 02:02:05 by Min Sik Kim | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Correct TEX_FORMATS in tex-metafont.