Some progress. I figured out how to muddle through most of a TrueType
font file to extract the curve information for arbitrary
characters. For example, here's "X" in Bitstream
. You might also notice that it's upside down; that's because
TrueType's Y coordinate goes up, and Flash's Y coordinate goes down,
and I didn't bother to translate it.
glyph in Times New Roman. I hadn't done curves just yet, so I just
drew straight lines to the points, whether they were on the glyph
outline or not.
glyph in Times New Roman. My first attempt at curves, and I got
the math all wrong. Gonna try to fix it tomorrow.