[OS X TeX] embedding fonts

Daniel Becker daniel.becker at uni-rostock.de
Tue Apr 24 04:41:38 EDT 2007

Am 23.04.2007 um 14:43 schrieb Peter Dyballa:

>> How do I tell it to embed all the fonts in PDF?
>> I vaguely remember, when I installed pdftex, there was an option  
>> during the installation. How do I change it now?
> You cannot make pdfTeX not to embed any PS or TT font. There is  
> only an option not to download a standard set of 14 PS fonts,  
> Times, Helvetica, Courier, Symbol, and ZapfDingbats, I think:
> 	sudo updmap-sys --setoption pdftexDownloadBase14=false

doesn't embedding all fonts that one needs to set  
pdftexDownloadBase14 (for pdftex) to "true"?

> Anyway, you can invoke i-Installer to take the "Configure Only"  
> route and change the setting there.

One cannot go this way if using mactex/texlive .... unfortunately


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