[OS X TeX] Default Truetype Fonts?

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Wed Feb 23 08:27:30 EST 2005

Le 23 févr. 05, à 13:50, Peter Dyballa a écrit :

> More general pdftex should have a switch to embed or not to embed a 
> font set. I have a PostScript 3 printer with more than 100 built-in 
> fonts I wouldn't need to download ... (I only need to re-write my map 
> file for that purpose)

But there's the case when a document is distributed or transferred 
electronically: you want to make sure any recipient of the document 
will be able to view or print it, and that the printout will be exactly 
identical to what you created on your computer (i.e. no replacement of 
Times by Times New Roman, of Helvetica by Arial, etc., as Adobe Reader 
does, for example). For this I think embedding of any font is the only 

Bruno Voisin

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