EN: Pfm (printer font metrics)

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The metrics file for a PostScript font on the PC. The PFM contains spacing and kerning information that is required to use the font.
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Printer Font Metrics (PFM) file contain information about a single Type 1 font. PFM files are required for installing Type 1 fonts in a Windows system. Although this file format was originally designed for single-byte fonts, PFM files provide Adobe Type Manager (ATM) and other software with key font-specific information that is necessary for installation and use in a Windows environment. PFM file doesn t contain a font itself.

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