Modern DOS 8x16 Font

Modern DOS family consisting of 10 fonts
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
  • Smilies
  • Card symbols
  • Music
ModernDOS8x16.ttf

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===| Description |===

Modern DOS is a raster monospace serif typeface based on IBM and Verite, extracted from ROM fonts part of various computers, created with FontForge.

Source files: https://notabug.org/HarvettFox96/ttf-moderndos

===| Update log |===

Version 20190101.02:

- Modified OS/2 (line gap, super/subscript and strike-through only) and TeX metrics.
- Set some entries to unfit in panose.

Version 20190101.01:

- Added Powerline (terminal) character support.
- Updated copyright/attribution notice.

Version 20181216.02:

- Handled all different OS/2 metrics to set 12pt.

Version 20181216.01:

- Added many characters including some languages, and currency, legal and other symbols.
- Minor fixes.
- Removed all CP437 variants.

Version 2018.09.29-1:

- Changed licence to Creative Commons Zero (CC0) 1.0.
- Updated typeface information.

Version 2017.05.01:

- Added 8x14 (EGA) and 9x14 (MDA) size.
- Minor character fix.

Version 2017.03.25:

- Added 8x8 (CGA) and 9x16 (CGA) size.
- Changed licence to SIL Open Font Licence (OFL) 1.1.
- Changed version style to release date.
- Redrawn all characters with Inkscape.
- Renamed to Modern DOS.

===| Copyright/attribution notice |===

2009-2019 Jayvee Enaguas (HarvettFox96). Released under a libre/free public domain licence as Creative Commons Zero (CC0) 1.0. Applies worldwide countries including the Philippines, Spain, etc.
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Character map

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Basic font information

Font family
Modern DOS 8x16
Font subfamily
Regular
Full font name
Modern DOS 8x16
Name table version
20190101.02
Postscript font name
ModernDOS8x16
Designer

Extended font information

Platforms supported

PlatformEncoding
MicrosoftUnicode BMP only
MacintoshRoman
UnicodeUnicode 2.0 and onwards semantics, Unicode BMP only.

Font details

Created2013-11-15
Revision5013
Glyph count359
Units per Em1600
Embedding rightsEmbedding for permanent installation
Family classNo classification
WeightMedium (normal)
WidthMedium (normal)
Mac styleBold
DirectionOnly strongly left to right glyphs + contains neutrals
Pattern natureRegular
PitchMonospaced
Complete pack contains 10 font weights listed below:
ModernDOS8x16.ttf
ModernDOS4378x8.ttf
ModernDOS4378x14.ttf
ModernDOS9x14.ttf
ModernDOS9x16.ttf
ModernDOS4379x14.ttf
ModernDOS4378x16.ttf
ModernDOS4379x16.ttf
ModernDOS8x14.ttf
ModernDOS8x8.ttf
Modern DOS 437 8x8 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
ModernDOS4378x8.ttf
Modern DOS 437 8x14 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
ModernDOS4378x14.ttf
Modern DOS 9x14 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
  • Smilies
  • Card symbols
  • Music
ModernDOS9x14.ttf
Modern DOS 9x16 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
  • Smilies
  • Card symbols
  • Music
ModernDOS9x16.ttf
Modern DOS 437 9x14 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
ModernDOS4379x14.ttf
Modern DOS 437 8x16 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
ModernDOS4378x16.ttf
Modern DOS 437 9x16 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
ModernDOS4379x16.ttf
Modern DOS 8x14 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
  • Smilies
  • Card symbols
  • Music
ModernDOS8x14.ttf
Modern DOS 8x8 TrueTypeGNU/GPL
  • Accents (partial)
  • Euro
  • Smilies
  • Card symbols
  • Music
ModernDOS8x8.ttf