[Dev-luatex] Luatex and metafont

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at gmail.com
Fri Jun 10 15:14:50 CEST 2011


On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 3:08 PM, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
> On 10-6-2011 1:31, Mauricio CA wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Can I use metafont fonts with luatex?
>
> they are independent entities, so the answer is yes
>
> if you mean: can I include bitmaps, the answer is yes too (because the
> backend supports bitmaps -> type 3)
>
> Hans
But please note that (from manual)
"type3 fonts are provided for backward compatibility only, and do not
support the new wide encoding
options."
-- 
luigi


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