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In the metatype FAQ, there's a section called "I have Metafont sources of some font. How could I convert it to TrueType using Metatype?" In that, he lays out a dozen steps that really should be scripted. Does anyone know of such a script? (I understand the result won't look very good at low font sizes.)

  • Perhaps you could adapt mf2pt1 (which is a perl script)? – cfr Dec 14 '13 at 4:52
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    Is Opentype an acceptable target? I ask because there are good quality converters from Type-1 fonts to OTF. – Charles Stewart Dec 18 '13 at 8:33
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    If I can use it in OpenOffice, then it's acceptable. – Mike Stay Dec 18 '13 at 17:38
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    I'm voting to close this question as solved in comments. – Sebastiano May 27 '18 at 22:25

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