[NTG-pdftex] Using CFF (Type 1C) instead of Type 1 fonts

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Dec 19 16:15:30 CET 2017


On 12/19/2017 12:56 AM, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> Markus, I'm glad that you asked.  I'm convinced that Type 1 fonts can
> be converted to CFF on the fly reliably and that many people enjoy the
> smaller PDF files.  I don't see any technical restrictions.  We just
> need volunteers.
Honestly, I don't care about an already large pdf being a few hundred k 
larger ... not in these days of 100 MB flac and 2 GB mp4 files, not to 
speak of crappy pictures being megapixels. On my machine the pdf's are 
not the large files.

Hans

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