[NTG-pdftex] Re: easy font expansion

Akira Kakuto kakuto@fsci.fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Wed, 05 May 2004 08:50:44 +0900

> I did some (quite heavy) changes on pdftex to support font expansion, so
> it can be used easily. So far the font expansion feature requires that
> user must be able to create expanded tfm (eg cmr10+10.tfm). Now font
> expansion can be used without expanded tfm. One can say:

Great!  Thanks a lot. The new pdfxTeX is compatible with
Olaf's new tex.ch if you use tex.ch2 with only 5 lines:

@d format_extension=".efmt" {the extension, as a \.{WEB} constant}
@d format_extension=".xfmt" {the extension, as a \.{WEB} constant}

Best regards