[scribus] How to tell a font is print worthy?

Jean Basile jean.basile at yahoo.fr
Wed Apr 6 14:24:49 CEST 2011

--- En date de : Lun 4.4.11, Hirwen HARENDAL <harendalh at hotmail.com> a écrit :
> ** check of a complete family takes something like 15 days
> to 2 months, 
> more for a collection, but dépending of the character set

What does this check involve?

> range coverering the font too.
> I process using Scribus and false text by langage for each
> style. The aim is to 
> see hint default on screen, side bearing adjustments and
> kerning. the second test

Could you expand on that?

> is for printing. This one is the most important, because
> the only way to see how fonts
> work with PS interpreter to printer. 

What particular features are you looking for in the printed page?

> The fonts made by ADF are for publication, and for scribus
> (not only !), in the adobe's spirit.
> When all is good with scribus, I know that could work in
> indesign, quark etc. :-)

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