3. fonts (subset of Re: [texhax] Trying to build a dictionary)
William F. Adams
wadams at atlis.com
Tue Aug 23 15:02:31 CEST 2005
On Aug 22, 2005, at 2:31 AM, Lluís Batlle i Rossell wrote:
> By the way, I'm using 'tetex 1.0.x', and if I want to use 'lucidabr',
> complains about a missing "lbr.pfb". I'll try upgrading to 2.0 or 3.0.
This is an FAQ.
> Anyway, what would you do, in order to get the maximum amount of text
> in the
> minimum space?
Depends on what fonts are available and what your budget is.
Times of course is a good one for saving space (esp. if one gets the
optical variants as described in _TeX Unbound_ by Alan Hoenig).
One of the Multiple Master fonts with a width axis is another good
choice---Minion is one of the better text faces so equipped.
I believe the other questions are covered in the FAQ or in the docs for
the relevant packages.
William Adams, publishing specialist
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