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Subject:

Re: Ye superscript

From:

Ron Koster <[log in to unmask]>

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Discussion of Type and Typographic Design <[log in to unmask]>

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Fri, 19 May 2000 19:47:35 -0400

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At 04:28 PM 5/19/2000 -0700, Vladimir G Ivanovic wrote:
>Here is a little LaTeX program which generates your "ye" using a font
>size of 70 points
>
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{palatino}
>
> \begin{document}
>
> \fontsize{70pt}{80pt}\selectfont % leading = 1.2 x fontsize
> y\raisebox{0.5ex}{\fontsize{46.667pt}{56pt}e} % `e' is 2/3 of `y'
>
> \end{document}
>
>The result can be viewed at
>
> http://www.leonora.org/~vladimir/tmp/test.ps

Interesting. That file get's distilled by Acrobat, but ends up coming out
with the "e" exactly the same point size as the "y" -- but I presume that
from what you're saying (i.e. in your "equation" thingie there) that the
"e" should actually be set at 2/3 the size?

I'll let you and Roy (and whomever else) fight that one out.<g>

Ron ;)

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