eco fonts v1.3 -- README
This is a set of font metric files and virtual fonts for using the ec fonts
with oldstyle numerals. This font family is called eco fonts. (No pun
It can only be used together with the standard ec fonts. (European Computer
Modern fonts by J"org Knappen <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
It consists of:
- .tfm files for use by TeX in new Cork encoding
- .vf (virtual font) files for dvi drivers
- .fd (font definition) files for use with LaTeX2e
- eco.sty style file which loads the T1 encoding and sets the family defaults
for eco fonts.
- create.sh (Bourne shell script) which reproduces the whole font family.
*DO NOT RUN THIS SCRIPT* if you don't know exactly what you're doing! It
is only provided as a sample of how to produce such a font family and it
*NOT* needed for normal operation.
The .tfm files of the eco fonts were produced using the original .tfm files of
the ec fonts from CTAN.
eco.sty is sufficient to use the eco fonts, but if you intend to use other
font families as well, eg. PostScript fonts, I recommend that you try the
altfont package, from CTAN:/macros/latex/contrib/supported/altfont.
Because some of the filenames have more than 8 characters, I am afraid that
the package is unusable with MS-DOG.
Copyright (C) 1996--1999 Sebastian Marius Kirsch <email@example.com>
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eco – Oldstyle numerals using EC fonts
A set of font metric files and virtual fonts for using the
EC fonts with oldstyle numerals. These
files can only be used together with the standard ec fonts. The
style file eco.sty is sufficient to use the eco fonts but
if you intend to use other font families as well, e.g.,
PostScript fonts, try altfont.
|License||GNU General Public License|
|Copyright||1996-1999 Sebastian Marius Kirsch|
|Maintainer||Sebastian Marius Kirsch|
|Contained in||TeXLive as eco|
|MiKTeX as eco|
collection of virtual fonts using other existing fonts|