[texhax] TeX-compatible font containing yogh?

D. R. Evans doc.evans at gmail.com
Thu Apr 23 00:21:37 CEST 2009

Karl Berry said the following at 04/22/2009 03:45 PM :
>     that the LM family contains no yogh (nor even an ezh, which would do at a
> Scott Pakin's comprehensive symbol guide (texdoc comprehensive) has some
> mentions of yogh, none of ezh.  I don't know if they are better than
> what you found.

"texdoc comprehensive" does absolutely nothing here (well, other than
return me to the shell prompt).

>     available in plain TeX-compatible format, 
> BTW, if a font can be used in TeX at all, it can be used in plain.
> There is no such thing as a LaTeX-only font.  LaTeX is "only" TeX
> macros, after all.

I meant "as opposed to a font intended for some completely different
purpose"; i.e., basically something without .tfm files. Sorry for the

I know that for a font wizard like you, almost anything is plain-TeX
compatible. For mere mortals (in my case, very mortal) who have never
mastered the intricacies of fontinst, virtual fonts, etc., basically we
need a package that simply installs and works :-)


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