Fontbase Font Manager and Inkscape

I finally solved how to get FontBase fonts to work with Inkscape — and potentially fonts that are managed with a different font manager. I use way too many fonts to just “install them all into Windows” without having problems. Switching to a font manager solved that and allowed me to access my fonts as needed in software like Affinity Designer, but I couldn’t get them to work in Inkscape.

With the newly released Inkscape 1.0, I felt it was time to try out Inkscape again — I’ve always liked how it was trying to provide all the functionality of CorelDraw (without the huge price tag). Free is a compelling price.

But I need my fonts to work, or it isn’t worth anything!

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[A Game Of Porcelain Thrones] Your Site is Experiencing a Technical Issue

Yup! It’s another reason to hate using WordPress. This time my website(!) emailed me to let me know it has a “fatal error” — and googling, I can’t even tell if this is a real thing in WordPress or if this is some new kind of phishing email. WordPress might actually include some kind of … Read more [A Game Of Porcelain Thrones] Your Site is Experiencing a Technical Issue

Jetpack Auto Activation and Old Plugins

Below is the description for the plugin Manual Control for Jetpack. There is so much going on here that I’ve copied the text and taken a screenshot of the page. At some point the plugin will probably be completely removed. It is creepy how Jetpack does things like auto activating new modules whether you want … Read more Jetpack Auto Activation and Old Plugins