[texhax] Convert .TTF to .PFB

Edward G.J. Lee edt1023 at ms17.hinet.net
Tue Sep 16 22:56:45 CEST 2003

On Mon, Sep 15, 2003, William Adams wrote:
> bala kiran donepudi asked:
> >I want to use .ttf font in LaTeX, is there any tool or method to 
> >convert .ttf font into .pfb or is there any other way to use .ttf in 
> >LaTeX ?
> pdftex, (incl. pdflatex) can directly use / install a .ttf---see the 
> docs for pdftex.

  This is a good diea.

> As regards conversion, many font licenses forbid that, so check 
> carefully first.

  Yes, but there has the same problem when use pdftex/pdflatex to
  embed TTF fonts into pdf files directly.


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