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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Here is the relevant section: Now, formally this would give you Adobe Palatino, but, in practice, you probably don’t have this font available. Which fonts are used for the 35 PostScript fonts is configured in your TeX installation.
So what you actually get is URW Palladiol, upl. I figure the font packages listed in the Catalog are superior or have had additional work and refinements applied. URW fonts with “berry” filenames e.
Sign up using Facebook. 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: What PSNFSS actually provides are clones of the fonts listed unless you have installed alternatives and configured your installation to use them.
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Either they may use them directly or they may use ‘virtual’ fonts which are TeX fonts latx combine characters from different base fonts. Post as a guest Name. 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: Sign up using Email and Password.
Here is the relevant section:. More specifically, the packages support either clones from URW or versions from Altex, depending on your font configuration. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. But the default is to use the clones which are part of TeX installations.
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Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Adobe fonts with “vendor” filenames e. They are the same fonts.
Adobe fonts with “berry” filenames e.
psnfss – Font support for common PostScript fonts
Oatex Which fonts for the “Basic 35 Laserwriter Fonts” do you want to use and how are the filenames chosen? Many font packages use different combinations of these base fonts. That is, psnfss2ee Font Catalogue also lists alternatives and extensions etc. If you wanted to use Adobe’s Palatino, psnfsss2e need to obtain it, install it and reconfigure your TeX installation’s font configuration appropriately.
Is that the case and should I use the alternatives from the Catalog rather than from psnfss? Helvitica and Avant Garde both sans fonts are laex in the psnfss set of font packages, but not even listed in the Catalog. The Font Catalogue tends to list packages which provide more complete support e. URW fonts with “vendor” filenames e.
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. Email Required, but never shown. It seems that the ones in the Catalog have replacements for the ones inside psnfss.
This shows that I am using katex default configuration which is URW fonts with ‘berry’ file names i. In TeX Live, at least, this configuration is set in updmap. For example, mathpazo essentially sets the font family ppl for the default serif.
I noticed that the font packages within the postscript psnfss universal to all TeX distributions aren’t listed in the LaTeX Font Catalogue.