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MarVoSym is Martin Vogel's Symbols font.  It contains many useful
symbols, especially for office and civil engineering purposes.

This marvosym package contains additional support files for TeX; any
questions or comments about it should go to its current maintainer,
not Martin.

Original TrueType font creator: Martin Vogel
Type 1 derivative, TeX macros, documentation:
    Thomas Henlich (original package)
    Mojca Miklavec (updates; current maintainer)

With special thanks to:
    Karl Berry (many useful comments)
    Heiko Oberdiek (created symbol list)

Contact info, urls: see OFL.txt.

Licensing: fonts under OFL; TeX support files under LPPL.

Installation: for TeX, your TeX distribution should already provide the
package.  If you need to install it yourself, you can download it from
CTAN ( and then see

To install for non-TeX (native) use on Windows, copy the .ttf
into your system font directory or otherwise follow Windows procedures.

File list:

        README                       This file
        FONTLOG.txt                  Detailed information about font
        Makefile                     Makefile
        marvodoc.tex                 Documentation source
        marvodoc.pdf                 Formatted documentation
        marvosym-doc.tex             Symbol list (source)
        marvosym-doc.pdf             Symbol list (reproduction of original documentation)
        OFL.txt                      Licence
        OFL-FAQ.txt                  Licence FAQ

        marvosym.afm                 Adobe metric file for marvosym
    map/dvips/marvosym/                 Map file for pdftex, dvips, ...
        umvs.tfm                     TeX font metrics for marvosym.
        marvosym.ttf                 Original TrueType font
    type1/ public/marvosym/
        marvosym.pfb                 Type 1 derivative

    fonts/marvosym/  Shell script to generate afm, pfb
                                     and tfm files from ttf
        patch_marvosym_afm.sed       Patch for font description in afm file
        patch_marvosym_pfb.sed       Patch for font description in pfb file

        marvosym.sty                 The marvosym style file for LaTeX2e
        umvs.fd                      L2E Font description file for marvosym


Name Notes


Name Size Date Notes
2531 2012-04-05 04:21:05 ==> /fonts/mar­vosym/doc/fonts/mar­vosym/README

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mar­vosym – Martin Vo­gel's Sym­bols (mar­vosym) font

Martin Vo­gel’s Sym­bol font (mar­vosym) con­tains the Euro cur­rency sym­bol as de­fined by the Euro­pean com­mis­sion, along with sym­bols for struc­tural en­gi­neer­ing; sym­bols for steel cross-sec­tions; as­tron­omy signs (sun, moon, plan­ets); the 12 signs of the zo­diac; scis­sor sym­bols; CE sign and oth­ers.

The pack­age con­tains both the orig­i­nal TrueType font and the de­rived Type 1 font, to­gether with sup­port files for TeX (LaTeX).

Home pagehttp://www.mar­
Li­censeThe SIL Open Font Li­cense
Main­tainerThomas Hen­lich (in­ac­tive)
Martin Vo­gel (in­ac­tive)
Mo­jca Miklavec
Con­tained inTeXlive as mar­vosym
MikTeX as mar­vosym
Topics met­rics, macro in­can­ta­tions and other font sup­port
fonts that pro­vide col­lec­tions of sym­bols
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