Fonts Help [tfm]

Peter Flynn peter at
Sun Aug 9 10:47:00 CEST 2020

On 09/08/2020 00:02, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> On 2020-08-08 at 15:19:20 -0600, Karl Berry wrote:
>   > [...] but that's clearly not what the OP was asking about.
> Don't worry.  The OP didn't receive any response anyway.
> This is fine because it's absolutely useless to tell someone who asks
> a question about "The TeXbook" that he better should use LaTeX.

We do not know this. Plenty of people start on the TeXbook because the 
title implies that it is The Manual.

Which is is, for plain TeX. Most users nowadays prefer LaTeX, but some 
have not encountered it yet, so it's good to give them the choice,

> Tianyi Chen asked via support at  Mails from support at are
> forwarded to the texhax mailing list.  I assume that Tianyi is not
> subscribed to the texhax mailing list.

I had forgotten that. Thanks for the reminder.


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