[OS X TeX] mathtime, tetex/TeXLive,macTeX
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Dec 4 11:08:58 EST 2006
On Dec 4, 2006, at 9:56 AM, Axel E. Retif wrote:
> On 4 Dec, 2006, at 05:52, Morten Høgholm wrote:
>> On Mon, 04 Dec 2006 12:40:30 +0100, Bruno Voisin <bvoisin at mac.com>
>>> What's new especially (apart from, for us Europeans, the Euro
>>> sign), is the LaTeX support package, lucimatx by Walter Schmidt,
>>> replacing the former lucidabr by Sebastian Rahtz & David
>>> Carlisle. Contrary to the latter, this new package is no longer
>>> available for free on CTAN: it can only be obtained when
>>> purchasing the fonts.
>> lucimatx does not replace lucidabr in the sense that lucidabr
>> doesn't exist any longer. lucidabr is the package provided by TUG,
>> which leads us to the next comment:
>>> The PCTeX page mentions explicitly this new package, while the
>>> TUG page doesn't. I imagine, though, that lucimatx is provided
>>> with both distributions.
>> That is not correct. lucimatx is provided by PCTEX only.
> But you can buy the fonts from TUG and the lucimatx package from
While there are some useful changes from the lucidabr package in the
lucimatx package I guess I've always used the altbullet option in
lucidabr and that has disappeared in licimatx. I just feel that the
default bullet (and I use it in other places in some of my documents
than in itemized lists). Not a big deal but annoying anyway :-)!
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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