[OS X TeX] Installing Lucida fonts under home folder
maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Tue Aug 5 17:44:32 EDT 2008
On 5 aug 2008, at 23:32, Chris Goedde wrote:
> I'm not installing the fonts system-wide, just in my home directory.
> I put my home directory on a separate partition, and I'm hoping that
> if I can get the fonts installed there that it will save me this
> hassle the next time I migrate my machine or if I have to reinstall
> Mac OS X.
You will have to update your map files after you update texlive, as
far as I can see. The pfb files can stay in your home directory (and
they won't be available to anyone else).
I, and I suspect many here, will need to run a specific set of
commands after installing texlive, adding fonts, sometimes increasing
memory sizes, etc. I have gathered my commands in a small file, and
keep it that way. I would suggest you do the same, because I can
almost guarantee you that you'll run into this again. This script
could of course include copying certain map files from your personal
tree into the texmf-local tree, and then running the sequence given
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