Re: [xep-support] embedding fonts in PDF -- adding embed="true" seems not to work for base fonts!

From: Patrick Goetz <>
Date: Mon Mar 13 2006 - 08:25:38 PST

David Tolpin wrote:
> A Type1 font consist of two parts, the metrics and the outline.
> Helvetica.afm is the metrics (Adobe Font Metrics); to embed the font,
> you'll need the outline too. Get a matching outline somewhere, and add
> it to your system and to your configuration.

Any reason why the outline doesn't just come with the XEP distribution
for the convenience of users?
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Received on Mon Mar 13 08:52:59 2006

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