[lucida] Installing BH Lucida on teTeX

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Sat May 29 14:43:07 CEST 2010

On  29 May, 2010, at 07:22, Frank Shute wrote:

> On Sat, May 29, 2010 at 06:08:30AM -0500, Axel E. Retif wrote:
>> [...]
>> 3) now check if
>> /usr/local/texlive/2009/texmf-var/fonts/map/dvips/updmap/psfonts.map
>> and
>> /usr/local/texlive/2009/texmf-var/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap/pdftex.map
>> have indeed Lucida fonts enabled, with lines like
>> hlcbot8r LucidaTypewriterBoldOblique "TeXBase1Encoding ReEncodeFont" <8r.enc <lbtbo.pfb
> No, a search shows that the string "Lucida" is not present in either
> of those files.

As you unpacked in texmf-dist,

kpsewhich hlcrv.tfm

should give you something like


does it? If it doesn't, something went wrong with the unpacking. If it does, run as root these two commands:

updmap-sys --nohash --nomkmap --syncwithtrees


and check again psfonts.map and pdftex.map.

I have to leave now, but I'll be back in a few hours.



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