[OS X TeX] Lucida and bold math

Jürgen Pöschel math at poschel.de
Sat Jul 29 10:43:14 EDT 2006


usually -- eg with Latin Modern or MtPro-fonts -- when writing
\boldsymbol $x+\sigma$ or $\bm{x+\sigma}$, you get just that,
the symbols "x + sigma" in bold.

Not so with Lucida and lucidabr.sty or the newer lucimatx.sty.
The bold sigma does not show up, the place is left empty.
You have to aks for \upsigma to get a bold sigma.

It took me quite some time to find this out.
My question is: Is this a bug or a feature?
And is it possible to point this out in the


.. Jürgen Pöschel .. Mathematik .. Uni Stuttgart
.. www.poschel.de

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