[NTG-context] How to use Helvetica Neue Light (OS X)?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Feb 10 20:16:54 CET 2016


On 2/10/2016 6:06 PM, Nicola wrote:
> On 2016-02-10 15:49:37 +0000, Taco Hoekwater said:
>
>> It seems the ttc extractor fails in the current beta, at least on osx.
>>
>> After a —reload of the fonts, I get similar results to Nicola: only one
>> indexed font is found for each of the .ttc files (always the last index).
>
> I have exactly the same for the beta. Let me add that things do not look
> right with ConTeXt from TeX Live either. Try this:
>
> 1) remove the cache from ~/Library/texlive/2015/texmf-var
> 2) luatools --generate
> 3) mtxrun --script fonts --list --all --pattern=avenirnextcondensed*
> 4) Typeset my test document using Avenir Next Condensed.
> 5) mtxrun --script fonts --reload
> 6) mtxrun --script fonts --list --all --pattern=avenirnextcondensed*
> 7) Typeset again.
>
> My results:
>
> 3) I see all the entries, plus some spurious ones, which are probably
>    synthesized by the script (e.g., avenirnextcondensedblack).
> 4) The PDF is an empty document (`unknown font` in the console).
> 6) I see only avenirnextcondensed and avenirnextcondensedbold: the rest
>    is gone.
> 7) The document is typeset in boldface (at least the font is found).

can you delete the fonts path in the texmf-cache

Hans


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