[tex-live] Unicode font support
zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sat May 2 23:26:35 CEST 2009
2009/5/2 Timothy Legg <tim_legg_iowa at yahoo.com>:
> Thanks to all whom helped me produce my first DVI file since I left college years ago!
> I just have a minor issue. I am trying to produce a document that is not in English and, other than punctuation, has no Latin characters. Need I mention, the document was a few hundred pages shorter than I had expected.
> I have a TTF file that has the characters I want to have.
> I found some directories with TTF files in them,
> for example:
> So I can copy the file into one of these directories, but how would I ensure that it will find/use it?
You should not add your files to texmf-dist, they will be lost in the
next release of TeX Live. Put the fonts to a suitable subdirectory in
texmf-local/fonts/truetype (you will have to create such a directory)
and then run mktexlsr.
> Tim Legg
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