[OS X TeX] installing t1-fonts

Michel Bovani michel.bovani at wanadoo.fr
Thu Jun 27 08:17:38 EDT 2002

Le 27/06/02 12:57, « Bruno Voisin » <Bruno.Voisin at hmg.inpg.fr> a écrit :

>> hm, is it possible to have ALL numbers appear as oldstyle numbers
>> (headers,
>> footers, pagenumbers included)? sort of like switching the behaviour
>> (thus
>> only having to specify when "normal" numbers should be used)...
> Yeah, I use some fluid mechanics books like this, from the 60s-70s, they
> have all numbers oldstyle and all vectors boldface, not boldface-italic.
> Not very logical, but very beautiful and well-balanced to the eye!
> I think it must be possible to achieve what you need, but this would
> probably involve modifying the math alphabet "letters" defined in
> fontmath.ltx, or creating a new one. This is a matter I would only leave
> to LaTeX experts.

No, because the eco package do it (for text only). But it is not compatible
with ae : you need cm-super if you want type1 fonts (or use 7bit fonts).

If you want oldstyle digits for math also, you should try


in the preamble.

the eco package is on texlive7 (with cm-super) and on ctan


the cm-super are also on ctan


Michel Bovani

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