SUMMARY2: Display Postscript & Answerbook

From: Clive Haworth (
Date: Sat May 07 1994 - 02:29:04 CDT

Second go at a summary to include useful input received
after the first summary.

Jon Valdes ( pointed out that
the SGI X Server doesn't have the Palatino fonts
required for answerbook to display correctly. He suggested
a few ways of getting type1 fonts from PC's or MACS.

This prompted me to scan the SGI literature.
I found a utility called:


on the SGI. I used this to convert fonts from the MAC to the SGI. I put
these in the directory:


and low and behold - answerbook in all it's glory !

Thanks to all that responded.


Clive Haworth

Senior Technical Consultant
Open Systems Solutions Ltd.

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