[tex-live] Using LM instead of CM

Ralf Stubner ralf.stubner at physik.uni-erlangen.de
Wed Jun 7 23:34:48 CEST 2006

Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> writes:

> (btw, lowering the umlauts 'manually' will break hyphenation; also, 
> maybe germans want their umlauts low, that is not to say that other 
> countries/languages want them low as well)

Indeed, which is why both LM and EC use an intermediate value between
those from CM and from CM + german.sty. IMO the precomposed glyphs are a
good compromise.¹


1 I think requesting slightly lowered umlauts as they are now was my
  first submission to Harald Harders whichslist for LM ...

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