[texhax] ?encoding? suffices in the TeX Live Adobe font TFMs
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Oct 21 10:13:49 CEST 2009
Karl Berry wrote:
> You can do reencoding with vp/vf. But you do not need to. You can do
> it purely by creating tfm's and pdftex.map entries (psfonts.map for
> dvips). This is preferable since it is one less file to get wrong, or
> for people using obscure drivers to have trouble with.
Thanks, Karl : I take your point, but surely using VP/VF is more
likely to work regardless of the driver than using PdfTeX.map ?
After all, the latter will work only with PdfTeX (if I understand
correctly), whereas VFs/VPs have been around since 1990 (almost
twenty years) ...
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