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Is it possible to use Type 1 fonts and TrueType fonts in the same LaTeX document?

I have a Type 1 font of which I do not have a TrueType version, and a TrueType font of which I do not have a Type 1 version. Is there a straightforward way to use these two fonts in the same LaTeX ...
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Font appears in map file, but pdflatex can't find it

I installed the libertinus-type1 package using the libertinus-type1.tds.zip file from CTAN here: https://ctan.org/pkg/libertinus-type1 . I then ran updmap-sys --enable Map=libertinus.map. Then I ...
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\Umathaccent works with Type 1 fonts but not with OpenType

I am in the early stages of experimenting with accents in XeTeX/Unicode. This began because I wanted to be able to use MathTime Pro 2's bold and heavy accents without necessarily making the symbol ...
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Where can I find omxenc.def?

I've been trying to locate the files needed to convert OTF files into Type 1, using OT1, T1, TS1, LGR, OML, OMS and OMX encodings. I located ot1enc.def, t1enc.def, ts1enc.def, omlenc.def and omsenc....
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Rescaling Type 1 fonts in entire document, text and math modes

A double-struck character set that I like is available in txmiaX font which comes with newtx package. I have been trying to move most of my math fonts to OTF versions and the closest I have found to ...
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Problem using Type 1 fonts with XeTeX and TeX Live 2022

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 22.04 LTS which brought me TeX Live 2022/dev/Debian and xdvipdfmx Version 20210609. Now I am having troubles with using fonts from the Aurical package with XeTeX and ...
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circled digit zero and circled digit one in Linux Libertine Type 1?

In https://www.fileformat.info/info/unicode/char/2460/fontsupport.htm and https://www.fileformat.info/info/unicode/char/24ea/fontsupport.htm we see that Linux Libertine contains ① and ⓪, respectively. ...
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Support for Type 1 fonts

I use a script to use LaTeX equations in Adobe Illustrator documents via the standalone document class. Apparently, this produces Type 1 fonts, and recently I got the message that from January 2023 ...
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Use MLModern as-is with LuaTeX

The mlmodern font is currently supplied only as Type-1, and works well with pdfLaTeX. However, I would like to use LuaLaTeX (specifically, I want to use the tikz.graphdrawing library, which requires ...
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How to use Post Script Type 1 in new Lyx?

I need to use Post Script Type 1 on my Lyx. It seems this old article (https://wiki.lyx.org/Tips.InstallType1Fonts) is for the version of Lyx that relied on MikTex. So right now here, I see only 3 ...
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Use standard PostScript fonts in Latex: Helvetica NOT NimbusSans

Let's start specifying my use case, as it might a bit a-typical. I want to offer on-demand generated drawings in PDF format from a website. (*) These PDF's are generated using the Python 'Pyx' package,...
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Condensed font showing badly in Firefox

I am using a slightly condensed version of Lucida Typewriter for code listings, obtained with the fontmap line lbtn LucidaTypewriter "0.85 ExtendFont TeXnANSIEncoding ReEncodeFont" <texnansi....
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Symbol "№" in cm-super cause problem with PDF/A generation by the meanings of VeraPDF-validator

At the moment we are trying to produce PDF/A-1b compliant version of our journal issues for the state library. Journal is mixed language - russian/english, so we use cyrrilic and some specific for ...
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Does the comicsans package work on stock Windows 10?

I recently noticed that when using the \usepackage{comicsans} package in Windows 10, by default, all characters turn into squares. After a bit research, it was due to the fact that COMIC.ttf is no ...
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\small\Join doesn't look nice with type1cm and amssymb

The input \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{type1cm} \usepackage{amssymb} \begin{document} \noindent Good: \(\Join \mathsf{\Join}\). Bad: \small\(\Join \mathsf{\Join}\) \end{document} produces ...
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GFS Didot's Type1 italic word-initial theta (θ→ϑ) is missing

Update 2 I contacted the maintainer about this issue, who was quick to respond with a fix. It should be in CTAN shortly. Original question 0 The Type1 version of GFS Didot has a feature that turns ...
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Is there a difference between the Type 1 and OpenType versions of MetaType1 fonts?

MetaType1 is a system devised to create PostScript Type 1 fonts from MetaPost sources, similar in spirit to Knuth's original MetaFont but producing outline fonts instead of bitmaps. It comprises a set ...
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Why should one use pltotf AND vptovf to intall a font?

According to the fontinst package documentation "Font installation software for TeX" by Jeffrey, A. et.al. it is necessary to create: 1st) the tex font metric file (tfm) with the pltotf program from ...
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Weird Spacing around Bold Text when using Custom T1 Fonts

I have a really pertinacious problem. When using a custom T1 font (e.g., via \usepackage{libertine}, \usepackage{raleway}, \usepackage{roboto}, etc.) everything is working fine, except for a weird ...
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How to convert the OTF font to win Type1 font (Pfb)

I have lot of OTF fonts I am using normal LaTeX (I am not familiar with xelatex), I want to install the font in MiKTeX, How to convert the OTF font to win Type1 font (Pfb) for font conversion in LaTeX,...
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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 ...
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