[OS X TeX] TeX and 10.6.7

Themis Matsoukas tmatsoukas at me.com
Wed Mar 30 19:50:08 CEST 2011

On Mar 30, 2011, at 7:03 AM, Frank STENGEL wrote:

> Hi,
> Did any of the members of this list upgrade to 10.6.7 ?
> For those who did, do you have any problems with PDFTeX generated pdfs ?
> I'm asking because of the various issues reported with opentype fonts and 10.6.7 (see for instance http://www.tidbits.com/article/12078 or http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=2794186&start=0&tstart=0)

After reading the tidbits post, I created a test pdf file using Myriad Pro. This file could NOT be read by Adobe Reader, although it is handled by preview without problem. According to the post, the problem is with OpenType postscript fonts. This could explain a printing problem I had at work. That was a pdflatex file with figures annotated in Illustrator, probably using some TrueType fonts (I need to check again). So it appears that the problem is real.


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