{typ1} conerns the Adobe Type 1 font format

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How to allow scaling when using fontinst?

I am tinkering with a set of .pfb and .afm files by means of fontinst. So far, the generated fonts don't allow scaling. Is there an automated way for me to generate proper metrics and font definition ...
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How to change name of glyph in type1 font?

In cmtex10.pfb we see dup 45 /minus put. How to change it to dup 45 /hyphen put? Is the following solution correct? t1disasm `kpsewhich cmtex10.pfb` > cmtex10.pps perl -i -pe 's!45 /minus!45 /...
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Using scalable fonts with LaTeX

I have a .mf file which describes the glyphs in the font. Using mftrace, I understand how to get the Adobe font metric information (.afm file) and Type1 fonts (.pfb file) from the .mf file. How does ...
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Why output of dvipdfmx looks better than output of pdftex?

When viewed on screen, look of document processed via dvipdfmx is better, than that of produced via pdftex. This happens with absolutely any document, even with plain format. I tried with these ...
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bbding symbols with type1 fonts?

I'm using TeXLive 2015 and bbding package to show some symbols, but I get type3 fonts for the symbols. How can I get type1 fonts for the output? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{bbding} \...
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cmmi old delta type1

I noticed that in Math into LaTeX pdf file, (it's mil.pdf from CTAN) appears the old delta \delta from cmmi font family, that one which Donald Knuth has substituted in 1991: see http://www-cs-...
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Which font extension is better to work with XeLaTeX

I am curious to know which font extensions works better when using XeLaTeX to compile a TeX document. I have just downloaded the font Alegreya from CPAN, and it comes with a fonts folder that includes ...
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Using type 1 fonts without altering document font [closed]

I am using Texmaker in Windows and need to create a document with type 1 fonts only. When using: \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{fix-cm}...
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Combine Type1 and OpenType libertine fonts

I would like to use the Type1 libertine fonts provided by the package libertine and compile with XeLaTeX. According to the manual under section 4, this can be activated with the option type1: \...
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Manual font installation vs CTAN's metric files

I installed on my system some commercial PostScript fonts. For all of them, metrics were available on CTAN, namely in the Schmidt's collection http://www.ctan.org/pkg/w-a-schmidt. Now, most of the ...
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Type1 font not found using pdftex

I am encountering problems when installing a Type1 font, particulary the Rotis family. I fallowed the installation guide provided by Walter Schmidt on ctan Here is my error: ... )) (./schrift.aux) (...
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Caveats of newtxmath and fontspec together

I'm able to typeset a ~50 page set of lecture notes with heavy math using \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[libertine]{newtxmath} with both PDFLaTeX and XeLaTeX. I know that the libertine package ...
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TeX Live 2013: TrueType fonts

In the list of changes in TeX Live 2013 it says Prefer TrueType/OpenType fonts to Type1 when the names are the same. But are not Type1 fonts better since they are vector fonts? Can someone ...
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Type1 fonts and musixtex

Thanks to @cgnieder, I can now typeset the full range of a piano. Now, I'd like to use the utopia-mathdesign package. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utopia]{...
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Use Type 1 fonts with XeLaTeX

I read many things about XeLaTeX and I wanted to give it a try, but I wasn't able to figure out how to make use of Type 1 fonts, in my case especially the font Lucida, which I bought from pcTeX (which ...
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How does “libertine-type1” work?

I am really struggling to understand how the packages libertine-type1 and biolinum-type1 work now that libertine-legacy is depreciated. According to the new libertine.sty all options when using \...
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How to install Type 1 font in MiKTeX 2.9

What is the procedure to install Type 1 font in MiKTeX 2.9? Can anybody help me?
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dvips: warning: no config file for `amz'

I have submitted a PDF manuscript to a conference and I get the feedback that my fonts in the verbatim environment either look hideous or they are not rendered at all. The manuscript looks nice on my ...
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Embedding Type 1C fonts using LuaLaTeX

As pointed out in the answer to PDF file size with LuaLaTeX vs XeLaTeX, the difference between using Type 1 and Type 1C fonts in two documents made a big difference in file size. File size is ...
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how use Adobe Times Roman SmallCaps with LaTeX

I'm running TeXLive 2011 under Mac OS X and have How do I go about installing and using the actual Adobe Type 1 (.pfb) Times Roman SC (small caps) and Times Roman Bold SC fonts? I have those Type 1 ...
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TeX fonts in Windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I find computer modern fonts for use in other programs, e.g. Adobe Illustrator? I want to use TeX fonts in OpenOffice or Word, because there are many so beautiful ...
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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. ...
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LuaLaTeX: mkluatexfontdb does not include Type-1-fonts ( = *.pfb-files)

I'm running texlive 2011 on a Linux machine. Years ago I bought some Type 1 fonts, namely Rotis. They have been installed properly and Libre Office e.g. can print them. But running mkluatexfontdb -v &...
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Confused with choosing TTF, OpenType, and Type1

Actually I don't know much about font formats such as TTF, OpenType, and Type1. What are the differences between TTF, OpenType, and Type1? Which one should I use in PDF produced by LaTeX? How to ...