[OS X TeX] Strange LaTeXit behavior

Gary L. Gray gray at engr.psu.edu
Thu Nov 2 11:27:33 EST 2006

On Nov 2, 2006, at 4:49 AM, Victor Ivrii wrote:

> The friend of mine experiences rather strange LaTeXit behavior: after
> typesetting few formulae it begins to use sf fonts and does not
> display \sum etc
> Restarting it solves the problem for a while, removing plist also
> gives only temporarily effect.
> His OS is 10.4.7 Swedish LaTeXit v1.9.2, tex distribution is one  
> year old

Could it be corrupt font caches? I occasionally see similar behavior  
in TeXShop and deleting all font caches fixes it. There are many  
tools for doing this, but the one I like is MainMenu, which you can  
find at:


In fact, it will delete font caches and much, much more.

I hope this helps.

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