[OS X TeX] CM Super, Latin Modern

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Fri Jan 19 08:02:06 EST 2007

>>>>> Arthur Snoke <snoke at vt.edu> (AS) wrote:

>AS> If I produce .pdf files using latex > dvips > ps2pdf, does it make any
>AS> difference if I include lmodern in the following?

>AS> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
>AS> \usepackage{lmodern}
>AS> \usepackage{textcomp}
>AS> \usepackage{mathptmx}
>AS> \usepackage[scaled=.92]{helvet}
>AS> \usepackage{courier}

>AS> When I tried it with and without the \usepackage{lmodern}, in acrobat 7 I
>AS> get identical font properties in Document Properties > Font

>AS> It is my guess that if the font sets differ, those differences might not be
>AS> significant when it goes through gs.

The mathptmx, helvet, courier packages override the lmodern stuff, except
maybe some odd characters.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
URL: http://www.cs.uu.nl/~piet [PGP 8DAE142BE17999C4]
Private email: piet at vanoostrum.org

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