[lucida] Installation problem on MacTeX 2007

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Mon May 5 04:43:13 CEST 2008

On May 4, 2008, at 19:24, Vic Norton wrote:

> This is what I wrote to this list a bit less than a year ago. I
> expect the procedure still works.   - Vic
> On Jul 24, 2007, at 8:31 PM, Vic Norton wrote:
>> Here are the steps that worked for me:
>>     1. I downloaded 'lucida-complete.zip'.
>>     2. I moved this file to my '~/Library/texmf' directory
>>        and changed to this directory in terminal.
>>        Then the terminal command
>>           unzip lucida-complete.zip
>>        put everything in its proper place.
>>     3. Now the command
>>           sudo mktexlsr ~/Library/texmf
>>        created the appropriate 'ls-R' file.

You don't need a ls-R database in ~/Library/texmf: it is the first  
tree TeX & friends will look into *always* ---with modern processor  
speeds, I doubt it will take more than a few milliseconds for TeX to  
scan your home tree, unless it is really, really populated.



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