[texhax] Possible problem exists with txfonts
jfbu at free.fr
Fri Mar 21 13:36:50 CET 2014
le 21/03/2014 13:27 selon bnb at ams.org:
> On Fri, 21 Mar 2014, jfbu wrote:
> I don't see where is the bug, try this with and without txfonts.
> To my eyes the X with Knuth's font is far worse than the S of txfonts.
> if you add a superscript after the letters,
> you will see why the S is alleged to be too
> wide, compared to the X.
I concur, good point, thanks. And with a subscript too.
I am uneasy about both subscript and superscript placement in the case of
the X with the CM font, but that's order of magnitudes less a problem
than with S in the txfonts, and is more personal taste.
> this is a technical
> flaw, and has nothing to do with how one feels
> about the general appearance of the alphabet
> -- bb
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