[OS X TeX] Font question

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at psu.edu
Thu Mar 30 13:23:22 EST 2006

On Mar 30, 2006, at 12:19 PM, William Adams wrote:

> Tell Acrobat Distiller where Arial and Times New Roman are, then
> distill the .eps files w/ settings appropriate to embed the fonts
> (that's likely the problem at the source)

The font path in distiller includes all the usual places:
    /Applications/Adobe Acrobat ...

Distiller, however, complains it can't find Arial and Times-New- 
Roman. I tested a home-made eps file with these two fonts and  
distiller converted it correctly.


> On Mar 30, 2006, at 12:16 PM, Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>> A collaborator  sent me some figures, in both pdf and eps format.
>> According to my collaborator the annotation on the graph are in
>> Times Roman but all I see in Courier. This happens whether I look
>> at the pdf files, or whether I generate fresh pdf files from the
>> eps versions (via preview or texshop).
>> Next, I used Acrobat Distiller to open the eps files but I get
>> messages such as:
>> Arial not found, using Courier.
>> Arial not found, using Courier.
>> Times-New-Roman not found, using Courier.
>> Times-New-RomanItalic not found, using Courier.
>> Is anything I can do on either end of this collaboration to fix this?
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