[texhax] pdftex and Unicode
rdtennent at gmail.com
Sun Aug 26 19:00:58 CEST 2018
>|> If you want to use xetex (rather than xelatex), use
>|Ah! Definite progress. Thank you very much. That works, but didn't
>|glyph I was expecting.
>|How would I force the use of the cm-super family of fonts instead of LM?
>|Looking through the actual glyphs in the PFB files in
>|/usr/share/texmf/fonts/type1/public/cm-super, I see that sftt1200.pfb
>|the glyph I was expecting (it has a horizontal bar instead of a slanted
>|which is what your suggestion produced). So how I do use that family
>|of the LM family?
>|(It's not obvious to me how the string
>|"[lmmono10-regular]" gets converted to a reference to
>|a particular installed font, so it's not clear how to
>|change that string so that it refers to cm-super instead
>|of lm. I have never used xetex before, and I couldn't
>|find any documentation that explains how xetex converts
>|"[lmmono10-regular]" to the actual LM font that is used,
>|so I could try to change the string in a way that would
>|cause cm-super to be used instead.)
>|> or similar.
>|It's the "or similar" I'm looking for help with now :-)
will give you the details.
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