Originally Posted by Freeshadow
The bloat problem is a different one:
Solution would be a script analysing the epub in question, create lists of used chars only of every used fontfile (+ ligatures where fitting pairs appear) and pass them via python to fontforge to make an individually tailored subset *tf
The eBook Club Italia is working to a such solution since one year…
We have a working software prototype, as soon as we find time to spend on it, we will release a tool online for this job.
Freeshadow, if you are an experienced Python programmer and you have time to spend, wish you help us in this project?
If so, feel free to contact me in PM