[texhax] creating pdf where you can copy and paste

Michael P. Soulier msoulier at digitaltorque.ca
Tue May 8 21:21:54 CEST 2012

On 08/05/12 William Adams said:

> Yes. You'll need to use either pdflatex or xelatex (or lualatex) for best
> results as I understand it.
> For the former you'll want to \usepackage{cmap}.
> http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/cmap

Using pdflatex, the resulting pdf seems to work with copy/paste in adobe. The
resulting pdf doesn't look as nice, presumably because it's relying on the pdf
viewer to display the fonts properly instead of drawing all of the curves


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