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Strange message on console

What does the warning message Overfull \hbox (1.08093pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 29--30 []\EU1/TimesNewRoman(1)/m/it/10 Sia $\OML/ztmcm/m/it/10 A$ \EU1/TimesNewRoman(1)/m/it/10 ...
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What is the nice FONT? [duplicate]

I really like this font, but I could not figure out what's the name of it. It looks like garamond and Linux Libertine.
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Bad character code (-1) when i use monospace

I am working with mako, python and latex, and I want to have a monospaced font in my document! I am using this commands: \usepackage[scaled]{inconsolata} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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2answers
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LuaLaTeX: german special character ß with `newpxtext`

I use the font Palatino from the package newpxtext in combination with LuaLaTeX. With this package it is not possible to set the german special character ß directly: % Magic comments for TeXstudio % ...
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1answer
170 views

greek encodings under lyx

In my newly installed linux machine (Fedora 19), editing a formerly working document under lyx, I get: Package fontenc Error: Encoding file 'lgrenc.def' not found and in fact I see that the dir ...
2
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Change font via `ERT` at LyX

I want to change font at LyX via ERT (e.g. for one of the Culmus Hebrew fonts). I remeber that was one command like \set...{fontname} and then the font change to fontname (What was before this command ...
4
votes
1answer
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What is the default font type (OT1, T1, T3, etc.) used in AMS document classes (amsart, etc.)

Today I read several articles that suggested using Type 1 fonts in LaTeX (and they claim that Type 3 fonts are the default in LaTeX, which lead to terribly rendered PDF documents). Personally I didn't ...
6
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1answer
107 views

Why to use [T2A, T1] when [T2A] is enough?

I am writing some seminar in Cyrillic for university \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{extarticle} \usepackage[T2A,T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{droid} ...
2
votes
1answer
174 views

Substitute \mathbb fonts in Minion Pro with Blackboard Bold from Lucida Bright fonts

I would like to substitute Blackboard Bold fonts from Lucia Bright (that I have installed on my systems) in documents using Minion Pro. If I simply use Minion Pro style, I get the \mathbb fonts from ...
6
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1answer
166 views

Weird text when copying from PDF

\documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[swedish]{babel} \usepackage{fullpage} \begin{document} åäö \end{document} Making a PDF from this creates a ...
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votes
0answers
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tikz-timing & T1 fontenc

When using \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}, the text output produced by tikz-timing is rastered; the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz-timing} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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votes
3answers
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Can't write Greek RecipeName in xcookybooky

I am using xcookybooky to create my own cookbook in greek. Until now I was using iso-8859-7 encoding in all my documents and it was working fine. With xcookybooky there is an issue with this ...
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0answers
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character in the PDF

Here is my MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{beramono} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} ' only a test \end{verbatim} \end{document} If I copy the text from the PDF ...
5
votes
1answer
75 views

Problem displaying en-dash in imported bibliography items!

I am importing a large bibliography from a citation manager and it seems that the character – is not displayed correctly in latex. It is supposed to be an en-dash though. I wouldn't want to change ...
4
votes
1answer
135 views

Recode LY1 encoding to T1 (berenis font and polish letters)

Some fonts in standard latex distributions are supplied in LY1 encoding, so the letters ąę, śćńźŚĆŃŹ are constructed in situ with unproper kerning. I had raised a question for solution and a few ...
2
votes
1answer
223 views

MikTeX Czech typeset

I use MikTeX and I need to get the Czech typeset (setting Czech characters), web advised me to use this: \usepackage[czech]{babel} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage[IL2]{fontenc} First two ...
4
votes
2answers
371 views

LaTeX-Font with all UTF8 symbols defined

I'm writing a program in Java which generates a PDF for something using LaTeX. In this PDF I have to include arbitrary Unicode Characters which I get from a File. ...
2
votes
1answer
171 views

[T1]{fontenc} package makes text unselectable for Android Adobe Reader application?

Alright, here's a weird one. I'm writing a paper for my English class and am encountering some problems.** So, I put \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} in my preamble and compile it.** It works! Not so fast. I ...
6
votes
2answers
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What fonts are compatible with T2A (Cyrillic) encoding?

I'm trying to figure out what fonts are compatible with T2A encoding - seems like there's no such a list known to Google. I've identified that iwona and computer roman (default) are supported. ...
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2answers
253 views

Dollar sign with txfonts and fontenc

I have a strange problem with the dollar sign ($) and \textbf{} when using the txfonts and fontenc packages. The dollar sign has a space after it. Both packages are required to reproduce the problem. ...
5
votes
1answer
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How to use `\mathrm` with capital greek letter and `newtx` package?

I have macros that use \mathrm. However, if the argument is a capital greek letter, newtx package changes the outcome to a math symbol in T1 encoding. I do not expect \mathrm to do anything on capital ...
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2answers
590 views

How to decypher font shape warnings?

Often one gets warnings of the form (example) LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `T1/qcs/m/sl' in size <10.95> not available (Font) Font shape `T1/qcs/m/it' tried instead on input line ...
8
votes
1answer
201 views

Specifying a different font for polytonic Greek in pdfTeX with Babel

I am writing my master’s thesis with the ulthese class, which is now part of MiKTeX and TeX Live. This class is based on memoir and is fairly flexible, but assumes the use of pdfTeX and sets the font ...
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2answers
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Why does \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} take over?

I want to produce a document with non-serif type. I also want to include Cyrillic characters. These two aims seem to be mutually exclusive. When I comment out \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc}, the document ...
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votes
1answer
374 views

Embedded fonts with/without fontenc/inputenc

Well, let me explain. I tried to select a part of a text on a PDF file to copy and paste. I noticed that accented letters disappear when selected, as the image below shows. So, I decided to see the ...
6
votes
1answer
349 views

“Corrupted NFSS Tables” Using `otftotfm` and Fontenc

I have just converted some OTF fonts using otftotfm; these fonts were created using a custom encoding I wrote called EL (I needed to modify the T1 encoding to include extra ligatures). When I try to ...
6
votes
2answers
277 views

Deciding Which Glyphs to Use in Font Encoding

I wanted to use one of my favorite fonts, Crimson, while still maintaining full support from the microtype package. Since XeTeX and LuaTeX are not fully supported by the microtype package (as of ...
4
votes
1answer
536 views

MikTeX for MS Windows seems to use Type3 (raster) fonts when instructed to use Type1 (vector)

I use MikTeX as my compiler for Windows. The problem is that it uses Type3 (raster) fonts even though I've stated: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} in the preamble. As far as I've understood, this will ...
6
votes
1answer
386 views

Embedding fonts in PDF

I coauthored a book that I want to publish in India. The Indian publisher said "some of the fonts are not embedded in the PDF file shared". They sent me a screenshot of the problematic fonts (Item 1). ...
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votes
2answers
472 views

Linux Libertine ligatures / T1

The libertine package documentation says It is recommended that the font encoding be set to T1 or LY1 but the default OT1 encoding is also supported. \documentclass{article} % ...
2
votes
0answers
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Is it Possible to Obtain Rudin-Style LaTeX Document Format? [closed]

I'm trying to obtain some format settings (or copyable code) for LaTeX documents. Above is a screenshot of Walter Rudin's Principles of Mathematical Analysis (a book I'm sure many people here have ...
5
votes
1answer
7k views

Error in TeX Live – Font … not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

I freshly installed 'basic' version of TeX Live 2012 (not full, only basic version). I have following line in my code: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} I get following error: ...
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vote
1answer
131 views

loading fontenc breaks tipa [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using TIPA with fontspec I try to get an a with a dash and a glotal stop typeset. Depending on the ordering of the loading of the packages I get either the ā or the ʔ. ...
12
votes
1answer
280 views

Escaped characters in typewriter font

I know a number of ways to fix this (e.g. \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}), but I want to understand what's happening in the following example. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \noindent \$ \% ...
3
votes
1answer
586 views

Fonts too thin when A4 scaled down to A5 in printing

In my document I am using the same settings as in the MWE below. I need copies of the document in A4 and A5. Both have to be identical so I cannot optimise the appearance of both by using a4paper for ...
0
votes
1answer
529 views

The Latex Font Catalogue - Calligra Font

I'm trying to get the following example working: \documentclass[danish,a4paper,11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{slantsc} \usepackage{array} ...
9
votes
1answer
499 views

How to use fonts that need different fontenc together?

I want to use one font for text and another for dropped capitals. Unfortunately, the font catalogue states that one needs fontenc parameter T1 and the other B1. Now, using T1 kind of works. ...
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votes
4answers
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Are the original CM fonts better than the current type1 fonts?

What are the differences between the original (rasterized) CM fonts and the current (smooth PDF-friendly) type1 versions of these fonts? It seems to me that the originals are much better looking. ...
2
votes
1answer
91 views

`\pounds` misbehaving with the `eulervm` package even in T1 encoding

I am teaching a probability course involving lots of gambling and hence, since I'm in the UK, I would like to use £ in some formulae. I use utf8x input enconding, T1 font encoding and the eulervm ...
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votes
2answers
786 views

Unicode in XeTeX with automatic font substitution?

I've got a word processor (WordGrinder) which supports Unicode. It can export LaTeX files, which then get run through XeTeX. Unfortunately, it seems that while XeTeX understands the Unicode ...
2
votes
1answer
744 views

An arabic font problem [closed]

I have a problem with font in a file written in Arabic with this error message: LaTeX Font Warning: Some font shapes were not available, defaults substituted. further, I have this as an error: ...
7
votes
3answers
365 views

Strange page numbers in PDF

I generate my pdfs using MikTex 2.9 on Windows 7. On W7 everything looks good. On my other computer where I have CentOS release 5.2 (Final) installed I experience strange display on page numbers. On ...
4
votes
1answer
436 views

A couple of questions about Japanese in Title and Chapter; CJK parameters; best fonts, installing; memoir

I'm trying to produce a report using memoir and CJK and seem to keep running into a wall. I was hoping someone on here uses CJK and can point me in the right direction. First, if I want the entire ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Vector fonts with UTF-8 support?

In fact the situation I find myself in is a bit more complicated than the question might suggest. I need to typeset a document with various accented characters and would like some hyphenation support ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

How to get \copyright when mixing T1 fonts and fontspec?

This example: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[osf]{mathpazo} \begin{document} \copyright 2011 \end{document} Gives: ! LaTeX Error: Command ...
3
votes
1answer
286 views

Misplaced accent in ec-lmr10

In plain TeX, \ddot{a} places the double-dot accent correctly above the letter a. However, if I (attempt to) switch from the default (Computer Modern) fonts to ec-lmr10 (I believe that this is Latin ...
0
votes
1answer
773 views

Installing concmath on a mac

I've tried using tlmgr to install the concmath package, but I keep getting the following error: ! Font T1/ccr/m/n/10=eorm10 at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found .<to be read ...
9
votes
2answers
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CM clearer than CMsuper? After applying \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}, fonts get blurry

minimum working code: \documentclass{article} % \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} abc ABC 123 \end{document} It opens as pdf in Mac's preview and Acrobat X respectively. The left is ...
2
votes
1answer
598 views

problem of (double)quote--choosing char by glyphs

I use fontenc, fontspec and xelatex to load the custom font. \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{xunicode} ...
5
votes
1answer
684 views

CM fonts with T1 fontenc

I noticed one odd thing and I'm curious to understand it. I typeset my document with \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} but without loading the Latin Modern fonts as I usually do. This resulting PDF is ...