[OS X TeX] comicsans

Andrew Miller ajmiller at psu.edu
Tue Sep 18 15:24:33 EDT 2007

On Sep 18, 2007, at 3:15 PM, Andrew Miller wrote:

> On Sep 18, 2007, at 2:43 PM, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>> The TTF file has to be put into an area where TeX searches for  
>> fonts. TrueType fonts are found in $TTFONTS, in .../fonts/truetype/ 
>> <optional directory>. When you've installed the font file in the  
>> system's area /usr/local/gwTeX or /usr/local/texlive
> I had them in ~/Library/texmf/fonts/ttf/microsoft/comicsans and  
> moved them to
> /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/truetype/microsoft/comicsans
> I had to make the truetype directory.

As a further followup, I guess the real problem was that the fonts  
were installed in ~/Library/texmf/fonts/ttf
instead of
which also works.

Didn't know I had the wrong directory name.

-- Andrew

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