The First European Monotype University, Geneva, Swiss, 13-20 june 2004  
  Participants
  Report 2004

About the caster  
Here is text about caster description

History of computer to caster  
  MacMono Interface

John Cornelisse’s Computer to caster interface  
Description

John’s Cornelisse COMPUTER2CASTER diary  

Monotype Corporation: an history  
  The Monotype Chronicles by Lawrence W. Wallis

Monotype Special sorts and Unicode  
How to bring Monotype special sorts in the Unicode system ?

The Monotype system  
  Monotype specimen book
  Monotype units

The First European Monotype University, Geneva, Swiss, 13-20 june 2004
The First European Monotype University, Geneva, Swiss, 13-18 june 2004

Participants
Joel Bertin
Faïk Boumendjel
David Vickers
Patrick Goossens
David Somers
Hans-Ulrich Frey
Charlotte Limone
John Setek
John Cornelisse
Marcel Gentile
Jean-Paul Deschamps
Frederic Tachot
Jef Tombeur
Albrecht Köllner
Thomas Siemon
Robert Hartmann
Howard Mark Bratter
Jaroslaw Borowiec
Martyn Kramek
Pawel Tryzno
Janusz Tryzno
David Bolton
Duncan Avery

Report 2004
David Bolton Report


About the caster
Starting a Composition Caster

History of computer to caster
Brief history of Mactronic
First prototype in 1965

MacMono Interface
Technical Computer Details
Physical Changes to the Caster
Getting A Bit More Technical
Overview of the Composition Caster
How MacMono Works
Text Formatting Macros
Macro Substitutions
Overview of How Files Are Prepared
The MacMono Interface


John Cornelisse’s Computer to caster interface
controlling the caster

John’s Cornelisse COMPUTER2CASTER diary
26 May 2004: casting sorts
Murphy’s Law and interfacing
03-03-2004: extension manual, producing margins
02-03-2004: start of a manual
01-03-2004: status of the Centronics-parallel port
13-02-2004: can’t cope with file’s above 64k
16-02-2004: C-compilers
11-02-2004: testing and controlling...
12-02-2004: Mac or PC ?
29-01-2004: about programming
31-01-2004: reprogramming IC
30-01-2004: indentify the port
22-01-2004: 24 Volt direct current
17-01-2004: about Monotype code
13-01-2004: Making a new box for the interface Diary
12-01-2004: the day after
11-01-2004: presentation of the interface
10-01-2004: the day before

Monotype Corporation: an history

The Monotype Chronicles by Lawrence W. Wallis
1844 - 1894
1896 - 1906
1907 - 1916
1917 - 1925
1926 - 1933
1934 - 1941
1942 - 1953
1954 - 1959
1960 - 1970


Monotype Special sorts and Unicode
Sortes spéciales et unités pour les caractères de la fondeuse Monotype

The Monotype system

Monotype specimen book
About different version of Monotype specimen book

Monotype units
calculations on the unit system


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