[NTG-context] A rose by any other name ....

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Thu Sep 23 16:51:58 CEST 2010


On Thu, 23 Sep 2010, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:

>
> Am 16.09.2010 um 00:34 schrieb Aditya Mahajan:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Is it possible to change the name of the font as it appears in the pdf file?
>>
>> More specifically, I am using Termes font, but I want that the document properties to show the name of the font as Times. Is that possible? Is doing so a violation of the font license?
>
> Taco showed at the conference a way to modify the values of a font and i think you can use this.

Are the reference slides or code available. I could not find any in the 
context meeting slides.

> A easier solution is to use the real Times fonts instead of the TeX Gyre 
> version, Times New Roman is available as part of the basic web fonts and 
> AFAIR many linux distros provide a mechanism to download them.

Of course. I don't know why this did not occur to me.

(but ... TNR is not "real Times" but no one cares for that)

Aditya


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