# [NTG-pdftex] [PATCH] pdftex - Add new \pdfpkscalable primitive

Karl Berry karl at freefriends.org
Thu Mar 30 23:26:24 CEST 2017

```    Subject: [PATCH] pdftex - Add new \pdfpkscalable primitive

Why?

As I wrote at the end of my message (and you didn't reply to it), I see
no point in retaining the concepts of scalable Type3 / PGC fonts. As far
as I can see all that's needed now is to change the documentation.

I appreciate the effort of trying to retain existing behavior, but in
this case, the existing behavior is 100% unused. So I'm not enthusiastic