[OS X TeX] Microtype

Martin Berggren martin.berggren at cs.umu.se
Thu Jun 21 04:31:36 EDT 2012

On Jun 21, 2012, at 10:13 , Peter Dyballa wrote:

> Am 21.06.2012 um 07:50 schrieb R Martinez:
>> \usepackage{microtype}
> When I last read the microtype documentation I think it was mentioned that one needs to turn it on, as in:
>  \usepackage[protrusion=true,expansion=false]{microtype}
>    \usepackage[activate={true,nocompatibility},verbose=true]{microtype}
> Has the documentation changed since then?

I use microtype for all documents, use the default settings that are turned on without any options, and I usually see a substantial difference. You need to use pdflatex though and not the dvi route.

Martin Berggren
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