[texhax] how to get underscore _character_ into a .pdf using LaTeX

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Fri Jul 29 13:56:30 CEST 2011

On Jul 28, 2011, at 5:36 PM, Karl Berry wrote:

> Clearly, the default for "latex" (and "pdflatex") cannot change in any
> such way.  That would be obtrusively, horribly, incompatible with
> millions of documents over the last decades.

Obviously I overstated my position.

I meant that it should be the default for all new documents going forward (or T5 as Reinhard suggested).

Perhaps we need a campaign like to that which DEK used to get everyone to update their fonts so the Greek looked better?


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications
Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

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