The libotf library provides the following facilities:
– read open type layout tables from otf file. currently these
tables are supported; head, name, cmap, gdef, gsub, and gpos.
– convert a unicode character sequence to a glyph code sequence by
using the above tables.
the combination of libotf and the freetype library (ver.2) realizes ctl (complex text layout) by opentype fonts.
this package contains the support utilities of libotf.