Mapping TrueType fonts
When you add the TrueType fonts to the
ttdef.fnt file, you need to include details about the fonts, such as familyname, style, or weight.
Listing TrueType fonts in the
ttdef.fnt file is especially useful when you have DBCS TrueType fonts that are over 25 megabytes
each. The afp2pdf transform allows you to map the DBCS TrueType fonts to Type0 fonts. By adding the
DBCS TrueType Font to the
ttdef.fnt file and setting the familyname to
JpnSys2, the afp2pdf transform maps the DBCS TrueType font to either
The afp2pdf transform uses this search order for TrueType fonts:
ttdef.fntfile is searched for the code page and character set pair.
- The afp2pdf transform searches the TrueType font in the specified
- If the client is unable to locate the TrueType font, a message is be issued, the afp2pdf transform uses the default font listed with the
DEFAULT =option in the