CTAn Update: LM fonts

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Mon Mar 5 11:30:13 CET 2007

On Sat, 3 Mar 2007, Staszek Wawrykiewicz submitted an update ot the



Location on CTAN: fonts/lm
License: GFL

 > Package: Latin Modern fonts
 > Version: 1.010x (Feb 28 2007)
 > Authors: JNSteam
 > License: GUST Font License
 > Location on CTAN: fonts/lm
 > Recent changes:
 > Ver. 1.010x, 28.02.2007 (internal version number not changed):
 > * only OTFs re-generated (files in fonts/opetype/); reasons:
 >   1. hhea and OS/2 tables set explicitly
 >      following the recommendations contained in:
 >        http://typophile.com/wiki/Vertical%20Metrics%20How-To
 >        http://typophile.com/node/28277
 >   2. widths of characters in the CFF table
 >      used to be rational (inherited from Type 1), but should be integers;
 >      the documentation http://www.microsoft.com/OpenType/OTSpec/hmtx.htm
 >      says:
 >         In CFF OpenType fonts, every glyph's advanceWidth as recorded in
 >         the hmtx table must be identical to its x width in the CFF table.
 >      and entries in the hmtx table must be unsigned short numbers.

Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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