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[Orgmode] Re: a bit offtopic, fonts in exported PDF documents

From: Markus Heller
Subject: [Orgmode] Re: a bit offtopic, fonts in exported PDF documents
Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 15:50:55 -0700
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.2 (windows-nt)

Erik Iverson <address@hidden> writes:

> Markus Heller wrote:
>> Erik Iverson <address@hidden> writes:
>>> John,
>>> Thank you for your reply.
>>> For those that don't want to read all that follows, please note my
>>> conclusion, given here:
>>> Since orgmode is automatically telling latex to use T1 encoding,
>>> perhaps we should somewhere document to the user that Type 1
>>> fonts should be available to get the best looking PDF possible.
>>> Otherwise, type 3 fonts will be substituted. I got suitable
>>> Type-1 fonts by installing the texlive-fonts-extra package
>>> under Ubuntu.
>> Note that T1 *font encoding* has nothing to do with Type 1 fonts!
> Yes, thank you.  I gathered that eventually, but it did take some
> time to appreciate they are completely different concepts.  Is
> the following correct?
> Some Type 1 fonts *support* the T1 encoding.  Computer Modern is
> not one of those, so you need some that do.  CM-super or Latin
> Modern are two Type 1 font packages that do support the T1 encoding.

To my knowledge, the above is correct.  I make no guarantees, though ...


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