Back to top


A collection of Thai scalable fonts available in free licenses

Fonts-TLWG 0.7.3 Released

Changes from 0.7.2

  • Purisa, Sawasdee: now can be embeded as installable in PDF.
  • TlwgTypo, TlwgTypist: fix uneven widths of some glyphs.
  • TlwgTypo, TlwgTypist, TlwgMono, TlwgTypewriter: clear PANOSE to use
    calculated values, so as to get listed in gvim.
    (Thanks Chaiwat Suttipongsakul for the report.)
  • Norasi: add 'onum' and 'smcp' OpenType features for access to
    old style figures and small caps glyphs.
  • LaTeX: Add old style figures and small caps supports for Norasi.



Fonts-TLWG 0.7.2 Released

Changes from 0.7.1

  • Garuda has been fine-tuned by hand for balanced cubic splines and optimal quadratic splines.
  • All families now use OS/2 Typo metrics instead of just Win/Hhea metrics.
  • The OS/2 Typo metrics of each family have been normalized for equal line spacing on all faces, esp. regular and bold.
  • Switch to Python 3 on build scripts.
  • Fix a TDS zipball naming issue in the generated CTAN zipball.



Fonts-TLWG 0.7.0 Released

Changes from 0.6.5

  • Build fonts reproducibly, thus new major version due to source restructuring.
  • Generate OTF by default instead of TTF.
  • LaTeX: Provide OpenType fonts for XeTeX.
    (Issue #6. Thanks Abhabongse Janthong for the suggestion.)
  • Fix bug in GSUB rule.
    (Issue #7. Thanks @Richard57 for the report and investigation.)
  • Norasi: Fix Fontforge warnings and substitution rules.

Fonts-TLWG 0.6.5 Released

Changes from 0.6.4

  • Convert source files to recent Fontforge format.
  • Move fontconfig templates to /usr/share/fontconfig, according to recent fontconfig change.
  • Normalize TTFWeight for non-bold, non-light fonts, so some apps like EditPad can classify the weight correctly.
    (Thanks @alysdexia for the report in Issue #5.)
  • Add missing Latin ligatures to Laksaman, to fullfill LaTeX typesetting.
    (Thanks Kittipitch Meesawat for the report in a KKLUG meeting.)

Fonts-TLWG 0.6.2 Released

Changes from 0.6.1

  • Add Preferred Family/Subfamily so OS can distinguish between Oblique and Italic shapes.
  • Use 'Regular' weight in all fonts for non-bold/light.
  • Validate all fonts and fix problems reported by the validator.
  • Explicitly set OS/2 version to 4 on all fonts.
  • Full support for Patani Malay in all fonts.
  • Support automated WOFF generation.
  • On-line web fonts for embedding in web sites




Subscribe to RSS - Fonts-TLWG