I want to generate PDF documents that use the standard PDF fonts
(Helvetica, Times-Roman, and Courier) and not to embed these fonts. With
my former installation (TexLive-2003 and a ConText distribution of last
autumn) this was possible by using the following lines in the praeambel:
(In addition, I had to configure pdfTeX by "updmap --setoption
After I upgraded to TexLive-2004 this does no longer work!
I found that the typescript "adobekb" was replaced by "type-akb". Yet,
the encoding "texnansi" seems no longer to be available (Metafont
complains that it can not find: texnansi-utmr8a). Changing the encoding
to "ec" that still is available yields:
Yet, using these lines in the praeambel results in a document that uses
the NimbusSanL-Regu font, that clearly has to be embedded.
Does anyone know how the standard PDF fonts can be used while not being
Thanks for your attention,