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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Email Required, but late shown. URW fonts with “berry” filenames e. This shows that I am using the default configuration which is URW fonts with ‘berry’ file names i.
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: It seems that the ones in the Catalog have replacements for the ones inside psnfss, The packages are different, for example, the catalog has Altex a clone of Palitino, which is in psnfss Other examples are, for New Century Schoolbook: Adobe fonts with “vendor” filenames e.
Either they may use them directly psnfes2e they may use ‘virtual’ fonts which are TeX fonts which combine characters from different base fonts.
What PSNFSS actually provides are clones of the fonts listed unless you have installed alternatives and configured your installation to use psncss2e. Now, formally this psnfss2r give you Adobe Palatino, but, in practice, you probably don’t have this font available.
In TeX Live, at least, this configuration is set in updmap. Sign up using Facebook.
I figure the font packages listed in the Catalog are superior or have had additional work and refinements applied. Is that the case and should I use the alternatives from the Catalog rather than from psnfss? They are the same fonts. But the default is to use the clones which are part of Latdx installations. It seems that the ones in the Catalog have replacements for the ones inside psnfss.
psnfss – Font support for common PostScript fonts
The Font Catalogue tends to list packages which provide more complete support e. So, in general, psnfws2e Font Catalogue will give you a ‘best practice’ method for enabling a font.
Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Many font packages use different combinations of these base fonts. Sign up using Email and Password.
In 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. I noticed that the font packages within the postscript psnfss universal to all TeX distributions aren’t listed in the LaTeX Font Catalogue.
Helvitica and Avant Garde both sans fonts are included in the psnfss set of font packages, but not even listed in the Catalog. If you wanted to use Adobe’s Palatino, you’d need to obtain it, install it and reconfigure your TeX installation’s font configuration appropriately. Here is the relevant section:. For example, mathpazo essentially sets the font family ppl for the default serif. URW fonts with “vendor” filenames e. LW35 Which fonts for the “Basic 35 Laserwriter Fonts” do you want to use and how are the filenames chosen?
Post as a guest Name. Here psntss2e the relevant section: Adobe fonts with “berry” filenames e. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. That is, the Font Catalogue also lists alternatives and extensions etc.
But the improvement is not in the fonts used – pdnfss2e are often identical – but, rather, in the way those fonts are configured and accessed.