[OS X TeX] [OT] Embedding fonts in images

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Wed Mar 12 05:57:58 EDT 2008

On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 09:16:12PM -0400, Charilaos Skiadas wrote:
> Hope someone on this list can help me with what should be a pretty common 
> problem, though not directly related to LaTeX. I have some images in pdf 
> format, generated from R but perhaps that's not directly relevant. My 
> publisher has asked me to embed all fonts, including things like Helvetica, 
> Symbol, Zapf Dingbats etc, and I have so far been unable to do so. I tried 
> ghostscript, with a call that looks like this:
> gs -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -sOutputFile=cha03fig03E.pdf 
> -dCompatibilityLevel=1.3 -dSubsetFonts=true -dEmbedAllFonts=true 
> -sFONTPATH=  cha03fig03.pdf

Try adding -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress

Siep Kroonenberg

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