fonts.scale seems to be identical to fonts.dir...
% cp fonts.dir fonts.scale
Use Ghostscript to examine the font
% gs prfont.ps
Aladdin Ghostscript 4.01 (1996-7-10)
Copyright (C) 1996 Aladdin Enterprises, Menlo Park, CA. All rights
This software comes with NO WARRANTY: see the file PUBLIC for details.
Loading Times-Roman font from /usr/local/shared/ghostscript/fonts/tir_____.pfb...
/1899520 581354 1300084 13826 0 done.
GS>Showboat DoFont
Loading Showboat font from /usr/local/shared/ghostscript/fonts/showboat.pfb...
1939688 565415 1300084 16901 0 done.
>>showpage, press <return> to continue<<
>>showpage, press <return> to continue<<
>>showpage, press <return> to continue<<
Many .afm files are in Mac format... ^M delimited lines
We need to convert them to UNIX(R) style ^J delimited lines
% cd /tmp
% cat /usr/local/shared/fonts/type1/showboat.afm |
tr '\015' '\012' >showboat.afm
and others ...