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A Method of On-Demand Building of Multi Language Font

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000031001D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Sep-06
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Sep-06

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Multi Language Font offers several tens of thousands of characters. Manipulating Multi Language Font requires heavy CPU load for computing systems, and significant workload for computer users. This invention devises a new method of on-demand building of Multi Language font which is easy to use for user. By using the method, it'll also become possible to develop and maintain Multi Language font effectively. As for a technical approach, this method uses the mechanism of Windows FontLinking. It is concluded the combination of Windows FontLinking and a building method newly devised in this report is practical for the solution.