[Mac OS X TeX] CMacTeX finding some fonts, not others

Karl Rubin rubin at math.Stanford.EDU
Wed May 9 22:54:01 EDT 2001

<x-flowed>On Wednesday, May 9, 2001, at 07:07 PM, Tom Kiffe wrote:

>> 1.  pdftex doesn't find my xypic type 1 fonts...
> Check the pdftex.cfg file in texmflocal/pdftex/config/pdftex.cfg. Does
> it have the line
> map +xypic.map
> If not, pdftex doesn't know that the xypic fonts are to be used in 
> Postscript
> format.

That did it.  Looking again at the manual I see that maybe I should
have figured that out, but I didn't.

>> 2.  A related problem, which would be irrelevant if it could find
>> the fonts: it tries to make the pk fonts at 600dpi...
> Launch CMacTeX, go to the OPtions Menu and select "pdftex options". The
> Metafont mode should be set to CanonEX or ljfour with the dpi is 600.

And that worked too, thanks!

Karl Rubin

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