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Take Control of Font Problems in Mac OS X, Tiger Edition by Sharon Zardetto Aker

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Appendix A. Font Specs

Table 7. Font Specs

 

Name or Extension

Description

Finder Kind

Font Book Kind

Comment

Supported in Mac OS X

Font Specs

Bitmapped suitcase

.bmap or .scr (optional)

Original Mac screen font; companion to PostScript Type 1

Font Suitcase

(Companion file shows as PostScript Type 1)

Supported only as PostScript Type 1 companion font

Font Specs

PostScript printer font (Type 1)

5-letter family name plus 3 letters for each style

Outline font; needs bitmap FFIL companion

PostScript Type 1 outline font

PostScript Type 1

Needs companion bitmap file

TrueType (Mac)

Font family name ...

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