[OS X TeX] Re: how make Mathematica fonts work?

Murray Eisenberg murrayeisenberg at gmail.com
Thu Apr 12 04:41:45 CEST 2012

Michael Sharpe <msharpe at ...> writes:

> On Apr 11, 2012, at 12:46 PM, Murray Eisenberg wrote:
>> I want to be able to use Mathematica fonts with LaTex. ...the post
>> http://blog.spitzenpfeil.org/wordpress/2011/02/07/getting
>> -mathematica-fonts-to-work-with-pdflatex/...[This] says to edit the two 
>> .map files ...[to change] .pfb to .pfa ...[since] the Wolfram-supplied 
>> Type 1 font files use .pfa for their extensions)....
> You should not have to change anything with pfa/pfb---they come in pfa 
> format, and wolfram.map uses pfa....

Actually, the wolfram.map file supplied with Mathematica 8 lists many of the 
fonts there as having extension .pfb, even though -- as you say -- the 
type1 fonts themselves that are supplied with Mathematica 8 are actually
 .pfa fonts.

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