[texhax] Curious: TeX and Sustainable Trail Design
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Oct 30 08:24:18 CET 2013
Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> 1. They make the narrow glyphs (I, i, l) wider without inserting too
> much white space. Consider the word "milliliter" typeset with a
> sans-serif font.
Something of a sweeping generalisation, surely ?! "millilitre" typeset
in a well-designed sans font will look just fine.
> See also
Frank has a DIN spec named after him ? Well-deserved fame indeed :-)
> > Are Helvetica and Times
> > Roman the two easiest fonts to read by touch?
> Definitely not. They obviously were proposed by a Microsoft Word user
Er, would not a Microsoft Word user have proposed Arial and Times,
not Helvetica and Time ?
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