[tex-live] New version of the type1 cm fonts fails with dvipdfm

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Mon Jul 6 17:33:12 CEST 2009

Hi Ulrike

> The "bluesky" type1 version of the cm fonts have been moved. They
> are now part of the amsfonts package. They have also been updated.
> E.g all glyphs have been given unicode-compliant names. 
> One of the changes seems to give problems with dvipdfm. E.g in the
> following document the left arrow is missing in the pdf.
> \documentclass{report}
> \begin{document}
> abc$\leftarrow$abc
> \end{document}
> dvipdfmx and xdvipdfmx (from xetex) works fine. Also pdftex and
> dvips. 

dvipdfm is now dvipdfmx (in compatible mode), and the above example
works fine here with amsfonts.


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