[EversonMono] Is something wrong with Everson Mono's oblique?

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Tue Dec 14 10:38:04 GMT 2010


On 22 Nov 2010, at 22:32, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:

> Michael Everson, Mon, 8 Nov 2010 10:06:49 +0000:
> 
>> So what is wrong? I checked the FontLab headers. They look all right to me. It shouldn't be the Oblique vs Italic name... I ticked the box that says "Font is Italic" in File > Font Info > Names and Copyright. 
>> Also the box that says "Font is monospaced" is ticked in File > Font Info > Metrics and Dimensions > Key Dimensions
> 
> Michael,
> 
> did you notice that I an Lukas nailed the problem? The issue seems to be that the Regular face is an 'OpenType TrueType' font, whereas the Oblique face is a 'TrueType' font only. My guess is that if both faces are made the same kind of font, then it will work.

But I don't know why this might be. What would cause one to be in one format and one to be in another?

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/





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