[OS X TeX] Computer Modern Font Catalog Installation

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jun 10 12:38:34 EDT 2008

On Jun 10, 2008, at 10:45 AM, Arcadio Rubio García wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I'm trying to find a LaTeX font that provides good math support and  
> install it as native in OS X. The reason is that I'd like to use it  
> in native programs such as OmniGraffle to produce figures for my  
> LaTeX documents.
> So far, Computer Modern seems to be the best choice provided that I  
> don't purchase any commercial fonts. Isn't it?
> CTAN has Computer Modern in TTF format, recognized by the Font  
> Catalog of OS X. However, when I install them, they aren't grouped  
> under the Computer Modern item. Instead, each of them appears as a  
> separate typeface. Does anyone know how to fix this?
> Thanks in advance.
> - Arcadio


Latin Modern (basically an update of Computer Modern) is available as  
an OTF font and is installed, by default, in modern TeX distributions  
(e.g., MacTeX/TeX Live).

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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