sebastian.rahtz at computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Tue Jun 22 20:07:13 CEST 2004
Olaf Weber wrote:
>I'm not sure I understand: if you don't have metafont there, were are
>there metafont sources at all in your minimalistic tree?
ideally, no, not .mf files at all. Just TFM. VF and PFB
>>Realistically, are .afm files ever used these days by normal users?
>>I mean the .afm files for cm, lmodern etc
>It seems to me that the people who'd need afm files would be able to
>make sense of a fonts/afm/README explaining what's going on...
they'd just have to install a more complete scheme from TL. I want to
regard TL as the backup resource from
which I can derive subsets, and point people at the master.
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