Bug#263410: map files
Frank Küster <firstname.lastname@example.org> schrieb:
> Hilmar Preusse <email@example.com> schrieb:
>> Package: tetex-base
>> Version: 2.0.2a-2
>> Severity: normal
>> 1. From changelog:
>> * Static font map files are no longer treated as conffiles (or with
>> ucf), but instead are installed as ordinary files under
>> /usr/share/texmf. Nobody really needs to edit those files.....
>> I disagree: If e.g. anybody wants include not only subset of fonts
>> into his pdf/ps he has to edit the map-files.
> Cannot font subsetting be disabled by some other configuration file? And
> what could be the purpose of including unused glyphs?
Except violating the copyright of a non-free font, thereby giving the
whole font to a friend in a pdf file...
> Can you give an example and/or an explanation on what to do with the map
Hilmar, would you please take the time and elaborate on this? I hit this
question again while working on the current teTeX beta, and I would be
glad if we could decide on this soon.
Thanks in advance, Frank
Frank Küster, Biozentrum der Univ. Basel
Abt. Biophysikalische Chemie