[tex-live] dvipdfmx: pk vs. pfb

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Tue Dec 31 19:47:20 CET 2013

Have you asked updmap-sys to prefer outlines?

2013/12/31 Bob Tennent <rdt at cs.queensu.ca>:
> I've found that if I create a map file in the format expected by
> dvipdfmx and use the -f option, pfbs are used rather than pks. Why
> the same dvipdfmx on different systems can read the same psfonts.map
> lines and react differently is still a mystery.
> Here is an apparently problematical psfonts.map line:
> t1-stixgeneral STIXGeneral-Regular " stixt1 ReEncodeFont " <stix-t1.enc <STIXGeneral-Regular.pfb
> whereas the following works in a dvipdfm map file:
> t1-stixgeneral stix-t1  STIXGeneral-Regular.pfb
> Bob T.

Zdeněk Wagner

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