[tex-live] xdvi and postscript fonts question

Thomas Esser te at dbs.uni-hannover.de
Fri Feb 21 09:27:35 CET 2003

> My first thought was that you should rather use:
> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> \usepackage{times}
> because texmf/xdvi/xdvi.cfg lists only 8r.enc, and such reencoding files
> are already listed in ps2pk.map (used by xdvi) and other map files. But...

ptmr7t -> ptmr8r is done by virtual fonts, not by \usepackage[...]{fontenc}

> So you have to install urwstd package which contains 35 standard PS
> fonts in Type1 (pfb) format.

No. These fonts are included in teTeX's texmf tree which Gerben uses.
He does not need to install additional font packages.

> LW35 URW

No, teTeX includes the urw fonts with "Berry" names.


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