[OS X TeX] Embedding fonts in PDF file
Joseph C. Slater
joseph.slater at wright.edu
Wed Aug 11 15:01:11 EDT 2004
On Aug 11, 2004, at 2:40 PM, Jan Anderssen wrote:
> hi greg.
> this might help if
> (a) you installed tex via the iinstaller
> (b) you want to include the base fonts that are by default not included
> (for other constellations, you might want to edit your mapfiles,
> probably via updmap, but probably someone else should explain this
> - open iinstaller,
> - open the tex.ii2 package,
> - run "configure only",
> - check only "update font mappings" and hit select,
> - probably you don't want to add/deselect any of the mapfiles, so just
> hit select,
> - in the dialogue that is called "configure for full font inclusion"
> select "include"
> let the script finish,
> generate a pdf-file and check (f.i. in adobe reader under document
> properties -> fonts) whether all fonts were included the way you
> wanted to.
> hope this helps, otherwise you might want to look at which fonts
> weren't embedded and examine the mapfiles - but as i said, i don't
> really feel at home with that, so somebody else might have better
This is a good point for addition to the FAQ
(http://latex.yauh.de/faq/index.php). Would you please add it?
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