[lucida] 'renewing' old lucida install

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Wed Mar 11 11:22:05 CET 2009

On  11 Mar, 2009, at 02:56, vwf wrote:

> Hello,
> Hopefully this is the correct platform for my question.
> I have the full Lucida Bright set from Y&Y (the timestamps of my files
> are 1997-11-01 11:50, and the lucidbry.sty is version 3.13, date
> 1995/12/11). I used these rather regularly until 2006.  Yesterday I
> wanted to make a new document, but failed: the dvi-file looked OK, but
> the ps-file had incorrect characters.
> Some searching reveiled that TUG has a new set of style files for
> Lucida. My first attempts to use these failed too. I would like to  
> know
> how to get things right and be able to compile my old articles and  
> book.
> My original working preamble contained:
> \documentclass{book}
> \usepackage{lucidbry}

I use Lucida, but not the Y&Y distribution, but a recently bought from  
TUG, so I can't tell what your lucidbry.sty looks like; but maybe,  
*just maybe*, if you add the font encoding information the PS file  
will come out right:




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