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Interview with George Williams (FontForge)

Conversations · Type · May 7th, 2007 ·

george.JPG Interview (unedited files) with George Williams, developer of FontForge, the open source font editing tool. Conversation about Shakespeare, Unicode, the pleasure of making beautiful things and pottery. Enjoy!

Listen to the recording :
[8.1 mb] and GW_dl2.mp3 [16.6 mb]

… or read the transcription: “I think the ideas behind it are beautiful in my mind

This interview is part of the book I think that conversations are the best, biggest thing that Free Software has to offer its user.

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  • 1. Understanding » Blog Archive » Transcript of the Interview with the FontForge author

    Oct 29, 2007 at 1:28 am

    […] Source Publishing has also recently published a transcript of their excellent interview with George Williams, the primary author of […]

  • 2. Crea tipografias digitales « Kelineth’s Weblog

    Apr 30, 2008 at 6:22 pm

    […] George Williams, el artífice del programa. La entrevista está también disponible en audio (vía Open Source Publishing): primera y segunda partes (mp3.) También puedes encontrar información completa en el sitio […]

  • 3. James Bailie

    Feb 9, 2010 at 12:12 am

    The link for GW_dl2.mp3 is broken. There is an
    extra h at the start of the URL.

  • 4. OSP

    Feb 9, 2010 at 1:14 am

    Fixed! (thanks :-))