[pdftex] using OpenType fonts in LaTeX

Michael Saunders odradek5 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 01:59:04 CEST 2005

I've finally worked out how to install and use OpenType fonts with LaTeX 
and I've written a little webpage to help others in the same position:


Of interest is a topic that comes up here once in a while---a package 
for a new NFSS to access OpenType features.  Basically, I've separated 
series into weight and width axes and shape into two independent axes 
like this: {Roman, Italic, Slanted, UprightItalic}, {regular, all-caps, 
small caps, swashes, inferiors, superiors, numerators, denominators, 
proportional oldstyle, proportional lining, tabular oldstyle, tabular 
lining}, along with several macros for setting fractions.  Comments are 

-- m

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