LATEX PSNFSS2E PDF
Sources, /macros/latex/required/psnfss. Documentation. README · Package documentation · Readme. Version, a. Licenses, The LaTeX Project Public. They are the same fonts. That is, the Font Catalogue also lists alternatives and extensions etc., but the basic fonts it lists are the ones you. Having read any LATEX introduction of your choice (for instance, ), you able in every LATEX distribution as a PDF file named
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Which fonts are used for the 35 PostScript fonts is configured in your TeX installation.
It seems that the ones in the Catalog have replacements for the ones inside psnfss. latdx
What PSNFSS actually provides are clones of the fonts listed unless you have installed alternatives and configured your installation to use them. So psnfss2w you actually get is URW Palladiol, upl.
I noticed that the font packages within the postscript psnfss universal to all TeX distributions aren’t listed in the LaTeX Font Catalogue. Many font psnfsw2e use different combinations of these base fonts.
Here is the relevant section:. I figure the font packages listed in the Catalog are superior or have had additional work and refinements applied.
Helvitica and Psnfss2ee Garde both sans fonts are included in the psnfss set of font packages, but not even listed in the Catalog. URW fonts with “vendor” filenames e.
psnfss – Font support for common PostScript fonts
Adobe fonts with “berry” filenames e. Is that the case and should I use the alternatives from the Catalog rather than from psnfss?
It seems that the ones in the Catalog have replacements for the ones inside psnfss, The packages are different, for example, the catalog has Palladio a clone of Palitino, which is in psnfss Other examples are, for New Century Schoolbook: But the default is to use the clones which are part of TeX installations. For example, mathpazo essentially sets the font psnvss2e ppl for the default serif. LW35 Which fonts for the “Basic 35 Laserwriter Fonts” do you want to use and how are the filenames chosen?
The packages are different, for example, the catalog has Palladio a clone of Palitino, which is in psnfss Other examples are, for New Century Schoolbook: Here is the relevant section: That is, the Font Catalogue also lists alternatives and extensions etc. They are the same fonts.
The Font Catalogue tends to list packages which provide more complete support e. Sign up using Email and Password.
Adobe fonts with “vendor” filenames e. Psnfsse others, the packages from PSNFSS are not generally the best way to access the font because a more complete solution is now provided by a newer package e. URW fonts with “berry” filenames e. Post as a guest Name. More specifically, the packages support either clones from URW or versions from Adobe, depending on your font configuration.
Are psnfss2e fonts inferior to those in The LaTeX Font Catalogue? – TeX – LaTeX Stack Exchange
In TeX Live, at least, this configuration is set in updmap. So, in general, the Font Catalogue will give you a ‘best practice’ method for enabling a font.
But the improvement is not in the fonts used – these are often identical psnfsss2e but, rather, in the way those fonts are configured and accessed.
This shows that I am using the default configuration which is URW fonts with ‘berry’ file names i.