Turning off font embedding

Peter Flynn peter at silmaril.ie
Sat Apr 27 00:30:46 CEST 2024

On 26/04/2024 23:25, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> pá 26. 4. 2024 v 23:20 odesílatel Peter Flynn <peter at silmaril.ie> napsal:
>> Is it still possible to generate a .ps or .pdf file referencing
>> ONLY fonts from the Adobe "35" with font embedding turned off?
>> [...]
> It is described in TEXMF/web2c/updmap.cfg, you can either modify 
> updmap.cfg to make a permanent change or use a command line option 
> explained in the comments in this file.
Thank you.

> However, you must be sure that you use the right metrics
Yes, this has always been the problem, which is why I never recommend 
it. But a user was asking about shrinking the ps/pdf file size, and the 
lack of non-embedding wordprocessor software.


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