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Installing a Type 1 font

Once you have a prepared Type 1 font, either direct from CTAN or the like, or having ‘prepared’ it yourself, you can get on with installation.

The procedure is merely an extension of that for packages, etc., so much of what follows will be familiar:

Both processes (preparing and installing a font) are very well (and thoroughly) described in Philipp Lehman’s guide to font installation, which may be found on CTAN.

fonts/utilities/fontinst (or browse the directory); catalogue entry
Type 1 installation guide

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This is FAQ version 3.27, released on 2013-06-07.