[OS X TeX] How to get gtmacfonts into TexLive?
rolf.schmolling at alumni.TU-Berlin.de
Thu Mar 8 11:07:26 CET 2007
Thanks a lot for your reply!
Since I have no "knowledge of Perl…" I will try the copy-method. Then
each of the commands and check if it works. reporting back to you!
The .sty-files I expect can be put into home/library/texmf …
Am 08.03.2007 um 10:59 schrieb Bruno Voisin:
> Le 8 mars 07 à 10:30, Rolf Schmolling a écrit :
>> I've a gwTex installation on my MBP and a MacTex-installation on
>> my G3 IBook which I keep as a backup. I noticed that the
>> gtmacfonts in gwTex are not part of TexLive.
>> Now how do I get them into the TexLive-Installation? Would it be
>> enough to put the .sty-files into my local texmf/-folder? or are
>> there other related files I would have to put some place?
>> Additional steps to take?
>> I'd like to keep them in my local/texmf-tree because then other
>> installations I might in future to my MBP (MacTex) would see them
>> if I recall properly.
> During the gwTeX installation, the various OS X fonts used by
> gtamacfonts are converted from the suitcases inside /Library/Fonts/
> and /System/Library/Fonts/ to .ttf format by applying Fondu, and
> the result of the conversion is put inside /usr/local/gwTeX/
> texmf.gwtex/fonts/truetype/gtamacfonts/. This has to be done at
> install time because of licensing issues: the fonts are part of OS
> X and cannot be re-distributed.
> In order to know exactly what steps need to be taken, and assuming
> you have basic knowledge of the Perl scripting language, you can
> inspect texlive.configure within the gwTeX i-Package (i.e. within
> the texlive.ii2 bundle) and see exactly what it does.
> Alternatively, you can inspect the directory /usr/local/gwTeX/
> texmf.gwtex/ of a working gwTeX installation, and copy every bit
> located within a gtamacfonts subdirectory to a matching location
> within /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/, and then take the usual steps:
> sudo mktexlsr
> sudo -H updmap-sys --enable Map gtamacfonts(-atl).map
> The parentheses () above were added by me, to point out that I
> don't know which map file fragments need to be used:
> gtamacfonts.map or gtamacfonts-atl.map or both.
> Hope this helps,
> Bruno Voisin
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