[Tugindia] Font problem

S. venkataraman svenkat at ignou.ac.in
Mon Dec 14 07:27:28 CET 2009

On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 11:46 PM, <dr.anoopsinha at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello
> Sorry for the partial mail... my 2 year old daughter got loose on the
> keyboard :)
> So, this is was I've done so far. Managed to locate the relevant fonts on
> my computer. Installed these in the computer running Corel Draw. Corel
> doesn't complain about missing fonts anymore. Malayalam is perfect. Hindi
> doesn't show up at all. English text seem to run into each other, especially
> where there are ligatures.
> Tried ps2pdf14 -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dEmbedAllFonts=true $1.ps. Did not
> work.
> As to setting 8 pages on a page, I am not sure in what order to put it. In
> any case, the printing press guys insist on importing everything into Corel.
> Which would mean I'd be back to square one.
> As for pdfpackage, searching in google gives me results for "pdf package".
> Couldn't find the program. Duvvuri, if you could send me a link, it would be
> very helpful.
> I am at a loss. Alternatively, is there any method to install/use times new
> roman and arial in LaTeX? I did google for this and got this page (
> http://www.radamir.com/tex/ttf-tex.htm ), but unfortunately, it talks
> about miktex on windows (I'm using linux: there are a couple of steps that
> seem too windows specific).
> By the way, I do not think the problem is isolated to the use of corel
> draw. Got similar problems trying to import the pdf into inkscape and adobe
> illustrator.
> Thanks for all the reponses so far, friends. But, unfortunately, I'm still
> in trouble.
> Regards,
> Dr. Anoop Sinha
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I found this page on the web.
Why dont't you try importing ps files instead of
pdf files?  I recall doing that a few years back.
Best of luck,
S. Venkataraman

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