[EXT] Embedded fonts
karl at freefriends.org
Sat Jan 25 23:46:39 CET 2020
ps2pdf -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress inputfile.pdf outputfile.pdf
Agreed that is the most important -d for gs :).
For the record, here are all the options I use with ps2pdf for TUGboat
(well, I run gs directly). Most of them do not matter for most
documents, but they've all been necessary at one time or another.
gs -q -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH \
The first couple lines are almost replicating what ps2pdf[wr] does, but
I needed full control.
-r1200 is to avoid rendering on a tiny canvas, which can trip
heuristics of complicated fonts, as (relating to a Hans font) in:
-dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress works so far to ensure embedded fonts.
-dAutoRotatePages since no, we do not want pages randomly rotated.
-dCompressFonts seems not to hurt, and can save notable space.
-dPrinted=false is to preserve internal links within the pdf,
notably for the cover/cover3 in our tb*complete.pdf:
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