[pdftex] otftotfm: using OpenType fonts with pdfLaTeX
William F. Adams
wadams at atlis.com
Wed Jul 6 14:09:01 CEST 2005
On Jul 6, 2005, at 3:47 AM, Michael Saunders wrote:
> The whole process ran without errors and my LaTeX document that
> attempts to
> use Trajan Pro is accepted without warnings. The problem comes when I
> at the result with Adobe Reader, which objects "Could not find a font
> in the
> Resources dictionary - using Helvetica instead". When I look under
> properties/fonts, it's not there. I get similar results for .ps and
> outputs. Apparently LaTeX is telling me that everything is fine, but
> embed the font.
> Does anyone know what's wrong?
You're not getting the font converted and embedded w/in the .pdf.
pdftex only groks TrueType outline style OpenType fonts, so you need to
convert to a Type 1 font and update your font mapping (sudo updmap and
all that) so that it works.
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