.sty & .fd structure

K. Berry TWG-TDS@SHSU.edu
Wed, 11 Oct 1995 17:34:26 -0400

Going through old mail. An unresolved issue -- what about the TeX inputs
.sty's and .fd's for fonts? 
Is there a de facto solution people have adopted?

    >   I wanted to preserve the "supplier typeface" scheme when installing
    >   the non-psnfss LaTeX files from the psfonts distribution, it seemed
    >   strange to have it for tfm's, vf's, etc but not .sty and .fd's.
    >   So I have directories like this:
    >    tex/latex/fonts/adobe/bookman       /* .sty and .fd files */
    >    tex/latex/fonts/monotype/perpetua
    >   In any case, I am not sure where the TDS presently proposes to put
    >   these files?  Simply using "bookman" or "perpetua" as the package
    >   name could result in clashes.  (Maybe a single directory "psfonts"
    >   would suffice, and be the "correct" answer at the moment, though).