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CTAN up­date – pk­fix 1.1

Date: Jan­uary 29, 2005 5:01:08 PM CET
On Fri, 28 Jan 2005, Heiko Oberdiek sub­mit­ted ver­sion 1.1 of his pk­fix pack­age. Li­cense is LPPL. Lo­ca­tion on CTAN: sup­port/pk­fix/ Short de­scrip­tion of pk­fix: Some PostScript files with bitmapped fonts con­tain com­ments, added by dvips. Then pk­fix tries to find the type 1 ver­sions of the font and re­places them. Changes of v1.1: * Bug fix: em­bed­ded en­cod­ings are now de­tected and used. * The tem­po­rary dvi files are now writ­ten di­rectly. Thus pk­fix does not de­pend on TeX (but on dvips) and runs faster. Thanks for the up­date, I in­stalled it. For the CTAN Team Rainer Schöpf

pk­fix – Re­place pk fonts in PostScript with Type 1 fonts

The perl script pk­fix looks for DVIPSBitmapFont com­ments in PostScript files, gen­er­ated by ‘not too old’ dvips, and re­places them by type 1 ver­sions of the fonts, if pos­si­ble.

Copy­right2001, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011 Heiko Oberdiek
Main­tainerHeiko Oberdiek



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