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OpenType specification v1.2 released

Redmond, WA. - 6 November 1998
Version 1.2 of Microsoft and Adobe's OpenType specification was released today. The following announcement was mailed to people on the OpenType developers list.
We have just posted version 1.2 of the OpenType specification to http://www.microsoft.com/typography/otspec/. Some new table formats have been added, glyph positioning information has been clarified, descriptions of registered features have been fleshed out, and many other refinements have been made. For your convenience, a new appendix has been added detailing the current changes (as well as those of previous versions).



article posted 6 November 1998 and last updated 1 April 1999.


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