TrueType fonts w/ Sanskrit & Japanese diacritics

Enrica Garzilli garzilli at
Sun Dec 17 03:45:41 UTC 1995

Thank you.
We will put the fonts on our FTP server in the next few days.

Dott. Enrica Garzilli

On Fri, 15 Dec 1995, Jamie HUBBARD wrote:

> I have just finished up (I think) a package of TrueType fonts that
> include the diacritics needed for Sanskrit and Japanese romanization;
> these fonts are based on the MS Arial and Times New Roman fonts and
> coded according to the CS standard adopted at the 8th World Sanskrit
> Congress (Vienna, 1990); they include regular, italic, bold, and bold
> italic type faces. I have made both Windows versions and Mac suitcases
> and put them on my ftp site ( for anonymous logins
> (they are in the root of the /pub directory when you log in). The files 
> are:
>     ttskrit2.sit        a "stuffed" archive for the mac 
>     ttskrit2.exe        a "self-extracting .zip file" for the pc 
>     (A set of HP Laserjet-compatable fonts w/ WordPerfect 5.1/6.0 printer 
> files, etc. is also available here as wpskrit2.exe.) My ftp site is 
> flakey at best, and when I am not around to re-boot the system after a 
> crash it can become unavailable, so no guarantees; I will try to keep an 
> eye on it. Hopefully the benevolent folks at Indology and Coombspapers 
> will grab 'em up and make them more widely accessible at their 
> ftp/gopher/www sites. 
>     I hope that these fonts help out somehow or another . . .
>     Jamie 

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