Behaviour of \latinfamily

Sebastian Rahtz
Tue, 26 May 1998 14:04:12 +0100

Rebecca and Rowland writes:
 > Do you mean that the command above tells fontinst to look for pckm8r.mtx,
 > and if it fails to find that, it'll look for pckm8r.afm and convert it into
 > an mtx file, and that this procedure is followed by fontinst at *any* time
 > it's looking for an mtx file?

no! it only calls \transform_font if told to! NOT a primitive mechanism