[OS X TeX] getting pdflatex to use Adobe fonts instead of Nimbus.
gnurser at googlemail.com
Tue May 13 13:44:45 CEST 2008
I'm sure this is a FAQ, but results from Googling have left me confused.
I'm running TexLive 2007, and wish to get pdflatex (& possibly
dvi2ps?) to use Adobe fonts instead of the Nimbus fonts, for use with
There is a file updmap.cfg in /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-var/web2c
If I edit this file (I seem to have direct write permission on it, no
need for sudo) to comment out the line
and replace by
it makes no difference.
I suspect I should edit /usr/texbin/updmap
to replace the line
test -z "$mode" && mode=ADOBEkb
and then do updmap or sudo updmap, but am a little reluctant to do
this unless I'm sure I'm doing the right thing.
Any advice appreciated. George Nurser.
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