[OS X TeX] TeX i-Package updated, Easy Mac font support for PDFTeX

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Tue Dec 6 08:27:01 EST 2005

Le 6 déc. 05 à 09:16, Gerben Wierda a écrit :

> Example documents and a manual can be found in the texmf.gwtex/doc/ 
> fonts/gtamacfonts subdirectory. To get the manual you can type  
> "texdoc gtamacfonts" in a Terminal window. Also check out "texdoc  
> GTAHoeflerSymbols" in a Terminal window.
> G
> PS. I expect to do one more update with this with some changes to  
> the manual and such, but nothing fundamental.

Two suggestions (sorry for the late testing):

- The manual could mention the default scale factors used for the  
various sans fonts in the packages gtamacgeorgia and friends. For  
example, I had to browse through t1geoverdana.fd to find out that, in  
the package gtamacgeorgia, the Verdana font is scaled by default to  
0.88, and finally experiment to find out that, in a file of mine, I  
would get similar line and page breaks with Verdana as with Lucida  
Sans, by writing:


- The documentation doesn't mention that the choice:


should be accompanied, I think, by:


to get similar functionality as with:


I seem to remember that, in the latest iterations of the beta  
version, Thomas and Adam mentioned having created Text Companion  
metrics (ie for TS1 encoding).


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