[OS X TeX] Font help

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Dec 14 18:54:02 CET 2009

On Dec 14, 2009, at 8:21 AM, R Martinez wrote:

> All,
> I want to use the Calligraphic font for some characters in my document. For example, I want to typeset the letter G in the Calligraphic font.
> But I can't tell if the Calligraphic font is part of the MacTeX package. (I have installed TexLive2009.) Peter Flynn's typeface sampler in http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/info/fontsampler/sampler.pdf appears to imply that Calligraphic is included in the TeXLive distribution.
> The MacTeX distribution documentation states that the package includes many fonts, but all I can find are the Latin Modern and TeXGyre fonts. Where are the others?
> I will appreciate any help on this matter. If Calligraphic is not included in the MacTeX distribution, I will especially appreciate advice on how to obtain it and install it.
> Thanks in advance.
> Cheers,
> Raul Martinez




and then \textcalligra{Some Calligraphic Text} for short batches of calligraphic text and the command \calligra changes over to the calligraphic font (pace it inside a group to limit the effect).

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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