[OS X TeX] Problems with TeXShop and teTeX...

Dave McCollum mccollum at colorado.edu
Fri Apr 2 19:12:42 EST 2004


Thanks for the info.

I did purchase the additional MathTime Plus fonts 
from Y&Y. I may not have made myself clear enough 
(unfortunately, some days more often than not).

I will review my setup and follow up afterwards. Thanks again.


At 1:54 AM +0200 4/3/04, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>Le 3 avr. 04, à 01:11, Dave McCollum a écrit :
>That might be the cause of the problem. These 
>lines rely on the presence of the MathTimes Plus 
>fonts, which never got distributed by Blue Sky 
>(then) Research -- as opposed to MathTimes 1.1. 
>Moreover, the mathtime LaTeX package inside 
>teTeX has also been created assuming the 
>MathTimes Plus fonts are present. This is 
>different from the situation in the lucidabr 
>package for Lucida fonts, you don't have an 
>[expert] option than can be set at run time, for 
>telling whether or not the Expert fonts are 
>present. Here for MathTime fonts you have to 
>uncomment a line at the time the font definition 
>.fd files in the LaTeX package are created, from 
>the original .fdd file.
>You can either purchase MathTimes Plus from Y&Y 
><http://www.yandy.com/mathtime.htm> (ask for 
>PC/Windows format, these are .pfb files than can 
>be used directly on OS X), or regenerate the 
>mathtime package to adapt to the absence of 
>MathTimes Plus. Get the mathtime directory from 
>CTAN, for example 
>then open mathtime.ins and uncomment:
>then LaTeX this file. It will generate the files:
>brunovoisin$ ls -l
>total 104
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    994 28 Jan  2003 mathpi.sty
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin  14771 28 Jan  2003 mathtime.sty
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    514 28 Jan  2003 my1mtt.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    497 28 Jan  2003 my2mtt.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    497 28 Jan  2003 my3mtt.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    662 28 Jan  2003 omslby.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    508 28 Jan  2003 umh2.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    536 28 Jan  2003 umh2scr.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    508 28 Jan  2003 umh6.fd
>-rw-r--r--  1 root  admin    572 28 Jan  2003 umtms.fd
>Create a directory 
>~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/mathtime/ and put 
>these files inside. They will supersede the ones 
>This, together with not using the options 
>could solve your problem.
>Hope this works,
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