[tex-k] xdvi's and dvips' lucida.map

Nicolai Langfeldt janl@linpro.no
Fri, 19 Apr 2002 10:52:33 +0200

"M. Shell" wrote:
> I just accidently found out that xdvi seems to still be carrying
> the same bad lucida.map file.
>  cat lucida.map | grep 850
> shows:
> hlcbot8rn LucidaTypewriterBoldOblique "850 ExtendFont TeXBase1Encoding ReEncodeFont" <8r.enc <lbtbo.pfb
> Those eight lines are supposed to have ".850" not "850", right?
> I dunno what xdvi does when it hits these, but pdftex will cry foul
> even when you don't need them.

xdvi scales all extention and slant factors that are larger than 10 (as
I recall), by dividing by 1000.  It seemed like a feature not a bug to
me when I implemented the T1 code in xdvi.