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Why no metrics for left subscripts and superscripts?

The math typesetting system in TeX aims at perfect spacing between symbols, hence has metrics describing the correct position of (right) subscripts and superscripts for each math symbol (as far as I ...
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Special fonts in math expressions (for CNC machines)

There are many questions about fonts in TeX, but we have a special need so I'm asking a new question. We are designing a CNC machine that will execute mathematical expressions. Therefore, we need to ...
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mathbbol and Metric (TFM) file not found

Hello everybody I am a new Latex user and I have a simple document: \documentclass[12pt,onecolumn]{report} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{graphics,graphicx,color,...
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Which TeX engines support OFM fonts?

I'm extremely unhappy with the limitation of tfm fonts of 15 heights / 15 depths / 63 italic corrections. This is why I'm looking for a TeX engine which can load ofm fonts, probably etex, xetex or ...
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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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Is it possible to emulate behavior of \XeTeXuseglyphmetrics in luatex

The \XeTeXuseglyphmetrics feature of XeTeX is handy when typesetting content that is to be placed side-by-side while trying to adhere to a baseline grid. This is because \XeTeXuseglyphmetrics=0 forces ...