[lucida] Installing Lucida on MacOSX 10.4.5 ?

Michael A. Peters mpeters at mac.com
Thu Jun 8 20:45:09 CEST 2006

On Thu, 2006-06-08 at 19:34 +0200, Josep M. Font wrote:

> >>
> >> Copy the file you want to use to a suitable directory of
> >> your TeX system; configure your TeX system so that it will
> >> make use of this map file.  Consult the documentation of
> >> your TeX system for how to do so!
> This last paragraph is rather vexing. I agree, this is "a sort of  
> indication", but probably useless for the standard user. From the  
> recent threads in the OSX-TeX list these days I have become  
> acquainted with updmap, but the whole issue has become confusing or  
> too technical. I hope someone will summarize things soon. We should  
> try that the standard documentation coming with the Lucida fonts  
> (both on installation and on usage) gets improved.

I might be wrong, but I believe the correct way to do it can be TeX
system dependent hence the statement to consult the documentation of
your TeX system.

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