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

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Oct 28 15:11:55 CEST 2016


I believe this problem has been solved offline. It seems that `updmap` was run at some point  and there was an interfering map file in the personal texmf-var. 

Good Luck,
Herb Schulz

> On Oct 28, 2016, at 8:03 AM, Ulrike Fischer <news3 at nililand.de> wrote:
> 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 
> http://www.troubleshooting-tex.de/

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