[pdftex] Embedding Base14 fonts

Martin Schröder ms at artcom-gmbh.de
Sun Mar 28 01:24:19 CET 2004

On 2004-03-28 00:38:03 +0100, Ulrich Dirr wrote:
> In my pdftex.cfg I put 'map +ps35uli.map' which contains entries like
> 'phvr8r Helvetica "TeXBase1Encoding ReEncodeFont" <8r.enc > <hv______.pfb'.


> tells me that pdftex reads ps35uli.map but doesn't include the fonts.

Because pdfTeX will never embed the Base14 fonts, and it
recognises them by their names in the maps. You have to rename
your Helvetica to something different (like MyHelvectia).

Recent teTeXs have an option for updmap for this.

Best regards
               Martin Schröder, ms at artcom-gmbh.de
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