# [texhax] fonts for maximal Unicode coverage?

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Mon Aug 3 10:38:17 CEST 2009

Am Sun, 2 Aug 2009 13:59:40 -0500 schrieb E R:

> Hi,
>
> I hope this is the right forum to ask this question...
>
> I am using tetex on Linux Centos, and I was wondering which fonts I
> should use to support as many Unicode characters as possible.
>
> For instance, the CMR family doesn't seem to support code point U+00A2
> (the inverted exclamation point.)

U+00A2 is the cent sign. 00A1 is exclam down. Both are accessible
with textcomp:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage{textcomp}
\begin{document}
\textcent
\textexclamdown
\end{document}

--
Ulrike Fischer