[tex-implementors] Re: [tex-live] LM as the default outline font?

Gavin McCullagh gavin at celt.dias.ie
Tue Mar 29 22:12:32 CEST 2005

On Tue, 29 Mar 2005, Philip TAYLOR wrote:

> If other software has problems as a result, then that software is
> probably considerably less flexible than it need to be.

Philip TAYLOR also wrote:

> The real point (and this is only just becoming clear to me)
> is that 0.982 /is/ ambiguous : it could be a real, it could
> be a period-delimted pair of integers

You point out that the situation is ambiguous.  Frank points out the
convention which completely clears up the ambiguity and you suggest that
anyone who uses that convention is not being flexible enough.  I think you
need to make up your mind.


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