Disk of Phaistos Font and Package

Rainer Schöpf rainer.schoepf at proteosys.com
Sun Apr 25 22:03:21 CEST 2004

On Sat, 24 Apr 2004, Apostolos Syropoulos submitted to CTAN:

 >    I have uploaded to ftp://ftp.dante.de/incoming the file
 > phaistos.tar.gz, which contains font that contains all the symbols
 > of the famous Disk of Phaistos plus a LaTeX package. I suppose you
 > can install the contents of the bundle under languages/greek/phaistos.
 > After all, there is scientific evidence that the script was used to
 > ``write'' Greek. Note that when you decompress and untar the bundle, you
 > will get the followind directory structure:
 > ./phaistos
 > ./phaistos/dvips
 > ./phaistos/dvips/phaistos.map
 > ./phaistos/latex
 > ./phaistos/latex/phaistos.dtx
 > ./phaistos/latex/phaistos.ins
 > ./phaistos/tfm
 > ./phaistos/tfm/phaistos.tfm
 > ./phaistos/type1
 > ./phaistos/type1/phaistos.pfb
 > ./phaistos/var
 > ./phaistos/var/getglyphs
 > ./phaistos/var/glyphTable.pdf
 > ./phaistos/afm
 > ./phaistos/afm/phaistos.afm

Thanks for your upload, I installed it as


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