[pdftex] Possible to use font from included PDF in main doc?
wadams at atlis.com
Wed Apr 30 10:31:10 CEST 2003
John Stone asked:
> I am including a PDF document with an embedded font in a PDFLaTeX
> document. Is it possible to tell PDFLaTeX to set the main document
> text using the font embedded in the included PDF? The actual font
> would not be installed on the machine running PDFLaTeX, but I am
> open to installing any files that I can derive (metrics etc...) from
> the actual font without actually copying the actual font to the
> PDFLaTeX machine. I am willing to use PostScript or TrueType fonts
> in the included PDF, if that helps.
No. Why should you be able to use a font which you apparently don't
have a license for?
Either it's commercial, in which case you should purchase it, or it's
freely distributable, in which case you should just go get and
install a copy.
William Adams, publishing specialist
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