[reportlab-users] Using Unicode fonts

Tim Roberts timr at probo.com
Thu Oct 5 13:43:10 EDT 2006

Dinu Gherman wrote:

> I'm not sure if there is a free font containing *all* symbols.
> If anybody knows one, please share it with me! If there is, it
> might be an idea to include it into RL 3, errr 2.1, maybe...

The problem is that "all" is a moving target.  The Unicode consortium is
continuously adding new glyphs.

The Microsoft font "Arial Unicode" (arialuni.ttf) is 23 megabytes and
contains 39,000 glyphs.  That's the most complete TrueType font I know.

Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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