[OS X TeX] Lucida

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Thu Feb 5 04:30:11 CET 2009

On  4 Feb, 2009, at 20:00, George Gratzer wrote:

> Alex,
> Thanks, in about an hour I accomplished the task.

Good to know. Lucida is a really very well designed font family.

> I do not know what is this
>>> Package epstopdf Warning: Graphics driver file `pdftex.def' not  
>>> loaded.

The only thing I can think of, is Morten Høgholm's reply (in 2006) I  
quoted in my previous message; but although I use


I just tried without specifying the pdftex driver to graphicx, and it  
didn't complain.

> [...]
> One more comment: the instructions from TUG do mention
> sudo updmap-sys --enable Map lucida.map
> If
> sudo texhash
> is also there, I overlooked it.

I bought the fonts in 2005, as soon as TUG released them; and back  
then the only instructions were

> --------
> The following fonts map files are provided:
>   lucida.map      to be used with dvips and pdfTeX
>   lucida.ali      to be used with VTeX/Free
> Copy the file you want to use to a suitable directory of
> your TeX system; configure your TeX system so that it will
> make use of this map file.  Consult the documentation of
> your TeX system for how to do so!
> --------

Fortunately, I managed to do it, remembering instructions from people  
like Gerben Wierda, Bruno Voisin and Peter Dyballa about how to enable  



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