2
votes
2answers
15 views

T1 Encoding causing bad PDF quality?

I recently noticed that some of the papers I've listed on my homepage look a lot sharper than others when rendered in a PDF viewer. Curious about this, I tracked it down to this import: ...
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 ...
1
vote
0answers
90 views

How can I get a PDF with copyable text if I need to use \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}? [duplicate]

Consider the following situation: A .tex file with the following content: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} Let it be. \end{document} The file is compiled by ...
5
votes
1answer
330 views

Does anyone know what a cmap file has to look like

This may be an off-topic fringe case, but I need it for pdftex... I made an encoding QS7 for ASCII+Greek and now the only thing missing is a CMAP file to enable copying text from acroread. I made ...
7
votes
2answers
609 views

How do I encode foreign characters so that they are searchable in the resultant PDF file?

This may be a PDF problem rather than a LaTeX problem, but as it involves pdfLaTeX output I'm hoping I won't get my wrist slapped too hard. I'm creating a bibliography, and inevitably some of the ...
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 ...
2
votes
1answer
698 views

Why aren't there well-hinted Type1 Computer Modern fonts supporting the T1 encoding yet?

Given the popularity of PDF, the pain that is OT1, and the bad on-screen rendering of bitmapped fonts in Adobe's software, I would have expected that someone would have undertaken conversion/extension ...