[OS X TeX] Another math font for MinionPro
msharpe at ucsd.edu
Thu May 10 16:33:36 EDT 2012
On May 10, 2012, at 2:10 AM, Nestor E. Aguilera wrote:
> On 10 May 2012, at 02:40, Michael Sharpe wrote:
>> You may find it easier to install support from minion.zip at
>> It's assumed that you have a recent version of the four basic MinionPro otf fonts, perhaps from Adobe Reader. You need to convert each of them to pfb format using
>> cfftot1 MinionPro-Regular.otf MinionPro-Regular.pfb
>> etc, unless the .pfb already exists in your texmf forest. Otherwise, copy the pfb files into fonts/type1/adobe/minion folder. In a Terminal window, cd to inside the expanded minion.zip (you should see only folders named fonts and tex) and type
>> sudo cp -Rf * /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local
>> or the equivalent command you use for font installation, then
>> sudo mktexlsr
>> and finally
>> sudo -H updmap-sys --enable Map=minion.map
>> after which you should be able to say
>> without invoking MnSymbol.
> OK! Now I don't get the "pmnj" errors, but I still get complaints on "nxlmi", and the suggestion that it might be "missing from the map file".
the virtual font nxlmi (a tfm,vf pair) is part of the distribution, so it is possible that there is something wrong with its installation.
Things to try in a Terminal window:
Just to be sure the lsr databases are updated,
which I expect will return nothing,
find /usr/local/texlive//texmf-local -name nxlmi.tfm
may return some permission denied error messages, but, if newts was properly installed, should return something like
/usr/local/texlive//texmf-local/fonts/tfm/public/ntx/nxlmi.tfm (the /ntx/ may be /newtx/.)
If not, the tfm is in the wrong place and the entire newts distribution should be reinstalled.
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