[lucida] Cannot find lbc.pfb on new Mac OS X Installation

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Tue Oct 20 07:30:23 CEST 2009

On  19 Oct, 2009, at 15:51, Karun Dambiec wrote:

> Hello,
> I am trying to install the lucida fonts on Texlive/MacTex 2008 on  
> Mac OS X.
> I have gone through the installation instructions provided however  
> keep receiving the following message.
> !pdfTeX error: /usr/texbin/pdflatex (file lbc.pfb): cannot open Type  
> 1 font fil
> e for reading

lbc.pfb is Lucida Calligraphy Italic, which is part of the Complete  
Font Set. Did you buy Lucida's complete font set?

If so, you should have lbc.pfb in


and the corresponding *.tfm file (hlcrie8r.tfm) in


is that so? If indeed it is, how did you use updmap to enable  



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