[OS X TeX] Installing Monotype Times New Roman

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Sat May 17 12:18:26 EDT 2008

Le 17 mai 08 à 14:35, Adam Fenn a écrit :

> I am trying to install Monotype Times New Roman fonts to use with  
> TeXshop. I have followed the instructions in the  
> fontinstallationguide.pdf and the tutorials at http://tug.org/mactex/fonts/fonttutorial-current.html 
>  and http://tug.org/mactex/fonts/updatefonttutorial-current.html
> However when I try to use these fonts I get the message
> [1{/usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-var/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap/ 
> pdftex.map}]kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag  
> 1+0/600 --dpi 600 mntr8x
> I had these fonts working with OzTeX so I think the problem is with  
> the map file rather than the fonts themselves.

The following provides more current and more compact instructions,  
regarding where to place files and how to run texhash (=mktexlsr) and  
updmap. Should be straightforward to adapt here.

In case, when operating updmap the old way (sudo updmap --enable  
[...]), some of following files have been created, erase them first:


Bruno Voisin

> De : Bruno Voisin
> Date : 15 mai 2008 23:10:25 HAEC
> À : TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List
> Objet : Rép : [OS X TeX] (Re-)installing Adobe Garamond Pro
> Répondre à : TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List
> On 15 mai 08, at 21:54, Stephen R Anderson wrote:
>> Long ago I jumped through all of the hoops necessary to install  
>> Adobe Garamond Pro from the Adobe "Learning Tools" CD for LaTeX.   
>> This was of course back in the days when I was using Gerben's  
>> distribution.  I have a large number of files that use these fonts,  
>> and their loss would be a major problem.
>> On two laptops where I have installed the TeXLive distribution,  
>> however, I can't figure out how to get the fonts to work again.  I  
>> thought I had transferred all of the relevant stuff from the  
>> machine where they work, but evidently I didn't.
> Normally you just need to move the old files from gwTeX to the  
> appropriate places for TeXLive:
> - afm files (if any) inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/afm/ 
> adobe/garamond
> - map file(s) inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/map/dvips/ 
> garamond
> - tfm files inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/tfm/adobe/ 
> garamond
> - pfb or pfa files inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/type1/ 
> adobe/garamond
> - vf files inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/vf/adobe/ 
> garamond
> - fd and sty files inside /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/tex/latex/ 
> garamond
> Then, assuming the map file has name garamond.map, run in Terminal:
> 	sudo mktexlsr
> 	sudo -H updmap-sys --enable Map garamond.map
> You may also, if you prefer, use a user-specific installation  
> instead of the system-wide installation above. In that case:
> - Replace /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local by ~/Library/texmf
> - Omit "sudo mktexlsr"
> - Replace "sudo -H updmap-sys [...]" by "updmap --enable Map  
> garamond.map".
> Bruno Voisin

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