Re: Perseus fonts

From: Maurice A. O'Sullivan (
Date: Tue Mar 30 1999 - 13:29:45 EST

At 10:54 30/03/99 GMT, you wrote:
>On 26 Mar 99 at 21:23, One of the McKays wrote:
>> Does anyone have any recommendation on fonts to install in using
Perseus? They
>> have several there and I wonder if you have any advice for a PC Windows 98
>> user?
>Maurice Sullivan mentioned SGreek. The other possibility is Athenian and it
>has the advantage of being free to use for reading the texts (whereas
SGreek is
>shareware at $20 registration fee).

This is correct _only_ if you go to John Baima's Silver Mountain Software
web-site to d/l the fonts to use in your own programs.

If you want to use the morphological tools, L.S.J etc on the Perseus,
web-site, the following notice appears when you click on "Change Greek

>>``Sgreek'' and ``Sgreek fixed'' are free Greek fonts for
                       Microsoft Windows¨. We have directions for
downloading and installing the fonts.<<

Re the O' in my surname; there is a long history in this country regarding
those who dropped and didn't drop the O'
-- religion, politics, class -- the whole mishmash that goes to make up
the complicated subject known as " Irish History" <g>

Maurice A. O'Sullivan [ Bray, Ireland ]

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