[OS X TeX] Font in TeXShop
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Wed Feb 22 10:01:08 EST 2006
Am 22.02.2006 um 15:22 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
> Peter Dyballa wrote:
>> Am 22.02.2006 um 05:27 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
>>> I i-installed TeXShop a year or so ago. I have now some 300 pages
>>> written. But what is the font that they are written with? I don't
>>> really care other than being able to match it with a Mac font
>>> that I could use in the Intaglio-pdf graphics. Times New Roman
>>> isn't really a bad match and I was just wondering if there might
>>> be a better one.
>> The fonts used on these pages come from definitions inside TeX, or
>> LaTeX. You can find out which are used by looking into the LOG
>> files. The (La)TeX sources can give pointers when you check which
>> packages are loaded. If you already have or can convert them to
>> PDF you have Adobe's Acrobat or Reader products to look-up the
>> fonts used.
> From what I could understand of the Log, the following seems most
> LaTeX Font Info: Redeclaring font encoding OML on input line 567.
> LaTeX Font Info: Redeclaring font encoding OMS on input line 568.
Alain, *I* can read the above two lines are about "font encoding."
That's something similiar to gas station encoding: you can draw all
kind of liquors from all kind of nozzles, but most of them won't
become your stomach or your car's stomach good ...
Hints like these help a bit:
Package: palatino 2001/06/04 PSNFSS-v8.2 (SPQR)
Package: mathpazo 2001/06/04 PSNFSS-v8.2 Palatino w/ Pazo Math
but the actual information is kept until the end of the LOG file is
or in this very exotic mix:
Here all the used PostScript fonts are finally listed.
> Again, I am too ignorant to ask nicely so I will just try changing
> Times New Roman in the Intaglio files to Times and stay with the
> best match of the two.
Both fonts look very alike. The differences are in the shapes of
If you're not confused, you're not paying attention
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