[OS X TeX] Mac Font Problem with Pdflatex

Mark Eli Kalderon m.kalderon at ucl.ac.uk
Sun Aug 13 22:42:09 CEST 2006

On 13 Aug 2006, at 20:57, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> Am 13.08.2006 um 20:58 schrieb Mark Eli Kalderon:
>> Error: pdflatex (file HoeflerText.ttf): cannot open TrueType font  
>> file for read
>> ing
>> ==> Fatal error occurred, the output PDF file is not finished!
>> Any thoughts about how to fix this?
> The TT versions should be found in /usr/local/teTeX/share/ 
> texmf.gwtex/fonts/truetype/gtamacfonts.
> Can you check also with 'kpsewhich HoeflerText.ttf' whether TeX can  
> find the font?
> When I launch i-Installer, even to 'Configure Only', the fonts get  
> re-built over and over ... And when I am finished with that and  
> what I actually wanted, I push 'Re-create Report' and print it to a  
> PDF file to be able to read what happened.
> --
> Greetings
>   Pete
Thanks, Pete. there is no truetype/ directory under /usr/local/teTeX/ 
share/texmf.gwtex/fonts/ the only directories are adobe/ afm/ enc/  
map/ tfm/ type1/ and vf/. kpsewhich can't find HoeflerText.ttf. I  
couldn't find it either using locate even after updating the locate  

All the best, Mark
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