[OS X TeX] embedding fonts

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Tue Apr 24 06:13:32 EDT 2007

Am 24.04.2007 um 11:01 schrieb Bruno Voisin:

> Why the 35 fonts for dvips become 14 for pdfTeX and dvipdfm is a  
> mystery to me.

Because these 35 fonts could be found on some popular PostScript  
printers (not all) and were therefore a concern for dvips, and  
Acrobat Reader came with Times, Helvetica, Courier, Symbol, and  
ZapfDingbats, which were a concern for PDF.



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