[OS X TeX] LaTeX Font warnings: Font shape
morten.hoegholm at gmail.com
Tue Oct 23 07:17:58 EDT 2007
On Mon, 22 Oct 2007 22:43:12 +0200, Bruno Voisin wrote:
> These are not errors but warnings: there were no available fonts for
> some combinations of attributes (here Latin Modern serif bold small
> caps, and Latin Modern sans serif small caps), and LaTeX informs you of
> the substitutes it used instead (serif bold lowercase and serif small
> caps, respectively).
> The substitutions correspond to rules specified somewhere in .fd files.
> Nothing to worry about: just ignore the warnings. These are customary
> LaTeX useless log file verbosity. There is somewhere a switch to tell
> LaTeX to stop producing them, I think, but I don't remember what it is.
I don't think this particular warning is useless at all. If I ask for a
font combination that doesn't exist I would like to be informed about it.
One warning that is useless and which is going to be changed in the
upcoming LaTeX 2007 release is when a math font changes encoding. This
happens for instance when using the fourier package.
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