[OS X TeX] Lua?

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Feb 16 07:30:12 EST 2011

On Feb 16, 2011, at 3:46 AM, Alain Matthes wrote:

> Le 16 févr. 2011 à 10:37, Michael Welsh a écrit :
>> On 16/02/2011, at 8:22 PM, David Arnold wrote:
>>> All,
>>> Is Lua installed as part of Texlive Mactex?
>> Yes.
>>> If so, how to access it?
>> luatex (or lualatex) on the commandline. Not sure how to get the engine into TeXShop though.
> Hello,
> A minimal version is  used by  luatex and lualatex
> If you work with lua outside TeX you can install Lua inside /usr/local/bin.
> It's not a problem and it's easy
> One sample with TexShop ( the main problem is to use a font; I would like to
> use utopia and fourier but I don't know how to do this ! 
> ...


For something like fourier (which is a standard LaTeX package and uses Utopia as the base font) just use it like you would for an ordinary LaTeX document. To use OTF fonts use fontspec as you would with xelatex.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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