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mpfonts – Computer Modern Type 3 fonts converted using

The Computer Modern fonts are available in Type 1 format, but these renditions are somewhat thin and spindly, and produce much lighter results than the originals. It is alternatively possible to use bitmaps, but this has its disadvantages in comparison with vector fonts.

These fonts are conversions to Type 3 fonts, done entirely in ; they are vector fonts which are a direct conversion from the original files, so they are the design most authentic to the originals.

However, these fonts, because they are PostScript Type 3 fonts, are not suitable for on-screen reading, and should probably only be used for printing.

Note: do NOT add the map file to updmap!

Version 2020-01-30
LicensesKnuth License
Free license not otherwise listed
Public Domain Software
The Project Public License 1.3c
The SIL Open Font License
MaintainerDaniel Benjamin Miller
Contained inTeX Live as mpfonts
MiKTeX as mpfonts
TopicsBody Font
Font symbol maths
Proportional Font
Monospaced Font
CM Font
Sans Font
Font serif
Maths Font

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