[OS X TeX] GTA Georgia

Nathan Paxton napaxton at fas.harvard.edu
Sat May 9 18:18:24 EDT 2009

	Excellent! That worked perfectly!

	I'm gonna ask another font question in another thread....

Nathan A. Paxton
Ph.D. Candidate
Dept. of Government, Harvard University

Resident Tutor
John Winthrop House, Harvard University

napaxton AT fas DOT harvard DOT edu
But while I'm getting over certainty
Stop helping God across the road like a little old lady.

On 9 May 2009, at 4:38 PM, Michael Sharpe wrote:

> On May 9, 2009, at 9:37 AM, Nathan Paxton wrote:
>> 	Hi all,
>> 	I'm having trouble getting the GTA Georgia font to work. I've  
>> included a minimal file and log.
>> 	I know I can go the Xetex route, but would prefer not to for the  
>> time being (I have a huge file that creates lots of warnings and  
>> errors in xe(la)tex and I don't want to debug it right now).
>> 	It seems like there are no files in /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/ 
>> doc/fonts/gtamacfonts/georgia and so forth. Why would this happen  
>> if I used GW's i-installer GTA package?
> Nathan,
> The i-Installer script fails for three of the fonts. Georgia.ttf and  
> Verdana.ttf and their relatives are Windows ttfs, with no resource  
> forks, so fondu fails.
> To get Georgia working correctly, do the following.
> 1. Copy the four ttf files in /Library/Fonts/ with names beginning  
> 'Georgia' to the desktop.
> 2. Remove all spaces from their names.
> 3. Copy the new files to /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/ 
> truetype/gtamacfonts/georgia.
> 4. In a terminal window, type sudo mktexlsr.
> You can do the analogous operations for Verdana, if you care. If you  
> need HelveticaNeue, which is in /System/Library/Fonts, not /Library/ 
> Fonts, you might find it easiest to modify the script TL-gw- 
> extras.configure, located inside the package TL-gw-extras.ii2, and  
> correct the path to the font. Make sure to erase the helveticaneue  
> folders in truetype/gtamacfonts and afm/gtamacfonts before re- 
> running the i-Installer.
> After making these changes, add the line
> usepackage{texnansi}
> before
> \usepackage{gtamacgeorgia}
> Michael
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