[tex-k] Problem using config.pdf with dvips
Fri, 30 Mar 2001 10:25:31 +0100
> on a latex file which includes the package 'times':
> > latex <file>
> > dvips -P pdf <file>
> produces a postscript file which has British pound symbols in place of the
> normal text characters 'fi'. I've found removing the config option 'G'
> from config.pdf fixes the problem.
this is a well-known problem, and isn't soluble with any one config
file. hence the faq