[Tugindia] Problem with malayalam

Duvvuri Venu Gopal venugopal_duvvuri at rediffmail.com
Fri Apr 6 14:02:24 CEST 2007

On Fri, 06 Apr 2007 VSasi Kumar wrote :
>2) When I compile using pdflatex, the pdf file shows no text. It says
>that the fonts cannot be found. When I compile using latex, the dvi file
>shows the text.

pdfLaTeX uses Type1 fonts and needs probably *.pfm & *.pfd etc. files, whereas LaTeX uses MF fonts, i.e., *.tfm, *.pk fonts. Your system may not be having the required Type1 fonts. Get them and install at the proper place then they may work.

>I have found the same problem on two different computers. Could anyone please
>throw any light on these problems?
>Thank you

More information about the tugindia mailing list