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Re: question about latex fonts


At 18:05 2000-05-26 -0600, paul hansen wrote:

>Can you direct me to a newsgroup or some other source of basic information
>about installing a font: adobe/janson?
>I have the files from CTAN and have placed them in what I believe to be
>the appropriate dirs in a tex/latex installation on RedHat6.1 linux.
>         tfm files -> /usr/share/texmf/fonts/tfm/adobe/janson
>         vf file -> /usr/share/texmf/fonts/vf/adobe/janson
>         fd files and janson.sty -> /usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/psfonts
>         copied the pjn.map to the psfonts.map
>The most vivid problem is when I run latex it says it can't find
>janson.sty, so I provide the full path and it continues on. I then run
>dvips. However, it is clear the font is not working (no bold, and I think
>it is defaulting to Times Roman -- it's hard to tell, as the two fonts are
>very similar).
>If you can help me, or point me in the right direction, I would be VERY,
>VERY appreciative!
>thanks very much,
>    Paul
>  Paul A. Hansen                   Systems Administration Assistant
>  Department of Computer Science   email: hansenp@cs.colostate.edu
>  Colorado State University        phone: 970-491-5305
>  Fort Collins, CO 80526

Berthold K.P. Horn mailto:bkph@ai.mit.edu http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/bkph (LT)