[tex-live] Problem with T1 encoding and Type1 fonts

Morten Høgholm moho01ab at student.cbs.dk
Thu Aug 25 23:29:01 CEST 2005

Karl Berry wrote:

> cbgreek is one thing (we made that change last year and I haven't
> received a single mail about it).  Every document using EC/T1/Cork is
> something else again.  One way or another, straightforward latex
> documents using that encodings must continue to use only Type 1 fonts.

The fix-cm package in the LaTeX base distribution enables scalable fonts 
and avoids all the EC sizes of 20pt and above because they are butt 
ugly. For the T1 and TS1 encodings that amounts to app. 200 pfb files, 
so that would be about half the size, right?


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