[Fontinst] perthousandzero in Fontinst v1.927

Lars Hellström Lars.Hellstrom at math.umu.se
Tue Nov 23 14:04:47 CET 2004

At 11.12 +0100 04-11-23, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>While trying to create TeX font files from to PS converted TT fonts I
>see in the fontinst log for T1 encoding:
>Warning: missing glyph `perthousandzero'.
>What is this glyph?! One in ten thousand? A typo, because there is
>perthousand ...

No---as explained in t1.etx---it's something you add to a `percent' to make
it a `perthousand', or twice to make it a `pertenthousand'. Not a very good
solution, but something that was chosen for the dc fonts, and therefore
inherited by the T1 encoding.

Lars Hellström

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