[lucida] Cannot find lbc.pfb on new Mac OS X Installation
kdambiec at ieee.org
Thu Oct 22 12:38:41 CEST 2009
On 20/10/2009, at 5:38 PM, Axel E. Retif wrote:
> On 20 Oct, 2009, at 00:51, Karun Dambiec wrote:
>> On 20/10/2009, at 4:30 PM, Axel E. Retif wrote:
>>> On 19 Oct, 2009, at 15:51, Karun Dambiec wrote:
>>>> 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?
>>> [...] how did you use updmap to enable lucida.map?
>> I bought the basic set and am trying to test it through processing
>> of lucida-sample.tex that is in docs/lucidabr.
> I guess you can't run lucida-sample successfully because it calls
> fonts not included in the basic set. Try the other sample document:
That appears to be the case. Perhaps the basic set could include
lucida-sample with only supported fonts.
>> I used updmap to enable lucida map.
> Yes, but I mean *how*:
> sudo updmap-sys --enable Map=lucida.map
> updmap --enable Map=lucida.map
It is now all working.
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