[tex-live] Problems installing Type 1 Fonts in MacTex

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Fri Oct 28 15:03:10 CEST 2016

Am Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:15:53 +0200 schrieb J.L.Ruiz:

> Hello,
> I'm using MacTeX 2016 on a mac with El Capitan and  I want to install 
> some commercial Type 1 fonts and I think I'm following the instructions, 
> but something is going bad because pdflatex cannot see the pfb files and 
> is trying to build the pk fonts. Everything is ok if I use the Computer 
> Modern fonts. Am I losing some obscure fact about map files or so?

Do you have a .map-file? And if yes, what happens if you add to your
document \pdfmapfile{=<the-name-of-your-map-file>.map}

Ulrike Fischer 

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