[OS X TeX] Installing new fonts with MacTeX 2011

Alain Matthes alain.matthes at mac.com
Mon Jun 13 05:03:22 EDT 2011

Le 13 juin 2011 à 10:55, Peter Dyballa a écrit :

> Am 13.06.2011 um 10:20 schrieb Alain Matthes:
>> So I would like to know if I add some fonts, how to avoid these problem with TLU and the .map files not found ?
>> I have some fonts in texmf-local and other in ~/texmf/fonts
> Make sure that the font files mentioned in these MAP file fragments are as well in texmf-local and ~/texmf/fonts! (Something that can't be found cannot be used.) And since TLU runs in the end with elevated privileges the tlmgr utility, tlmgr won't find stuff in your private parts (~/texmf/fonts).
> Private things stay private in TeX. You need to have your private updated copy of the MAP files.
> One option is to talk to Adam asking him to implement a post-processing hook in TLU. In case TLU finds private MAP file fragments it automatically refreshes the private MAP files. It can do this easily because it has been launched with your ID/privileges.
> --
> Greetings
>  Pete

Hi Peter,

Thanks for your answer now I understand my problem. 



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