Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Thu Jan 27 18:53:07 CET 2005
> > Please, please, please, please do not remove auto-tfm creation, some
> > people depend on it!!
> Great, glad to pull this response out. Can you give me more information
> on a context in which auto-tfm creation is useful? I'm not doubting
> you, but understanding where it is used would be helpful.
look at ctan: all the older metafonts come with tfms or instructions
on how to make them.
nowadays people assume they're not going to be necessary. really.
the only tfms i install nowadays are those generated by fontinst or
similar. the rest i leave for tex or something to create on the fly.
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