PTFTOPLSection: User Commands (1)
Updated: 15 March 2019
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NAMEptftopl, uptftopl - Convert Japanese pTeX font metric (JFM) files to propery list
SYNOPSISptftopl [OPTIONS] tfm_name[.tfm] [pl_name[.pl]]
DESCRIPTIONThe ptftopl program translates a Japanese pTeX font metric (JFM) file to a Japanese property list (JPL) file. It also serves as a TFM/JFM-file validating program.
The uptftopl program is a Unicode-enabled version of ptftopl.
In the following sections, we refer to these programs as (u)ptftopl.
(u)ptftopl is upper compatible with tftopl; if the input TFM file is for roman fonts, it is translated into an ordinary property list file. The difference between ptftopl and uptftopl lies in the internal encoding: when the input is a JFM file, ptftopl always treats it as a JIS-encoded JFM; on the other hand, uptftopl treats it as a Unicode-encoded JFM by default.
OPTIONSCompared to tftopl, the following option is added to (u)ptftopl.
- -kanji string
- Sets the output Japanese Kanji code. The string can be one of the followings: euc (EUC-JP), jis (ISO-2022-JP), sjis (Shift_JIS), utf8 (UTF-8), uptex (UTF-8; uptftopl only).
AUTHORS(u)ptftopl is maintained by Japanese TeX Development Community <https://texjp.org>. For bug reports, open an issue at GitHub repository <https://github.com/texjporg/tex-jp-build>, or send an e-mail to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This manual page was written by Hironobu Yamashita.
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