I have chosen Mathpazo. You can check some sample at
http://www.mengensatz.de/blog/wp-content/uploads/mathpazo.png
CTAN's page: 
http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/entries/mathpazo.html
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Julio Rojas
jcredbe...@gmail.com



On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 9:30 PM, Morten Juhl-Johansen Zölde-Fejér
<mj...@syntaktisk.dk> wrote:
> Since this discussion is turning to matters of taste, what do you think
> about the font choices? The default font is obviously dated, if
> elegant.
> What do you people use?
>
> Yours,
> Morten
>
> On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 21:23:55 +0200
> Julio Rojas <jcredbe...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm writing mine as we speak. I have chosen memoir and never turned
>> back. Basic stuff is basic, works perfectly with LyX and its layout is
>> very nice. A big library on chapter title styles is a plus. I have
>> tried Koma before, but never liked it completely. R is a must for nice
>> plots, as well as Inkscape for fingerpainting. Biblatex is another
>> nice addition. Please, feel free to ask any question you have. Best
>> regards.
>> -------------------------------------------------
>> Julio Rojas
>> jcredbe...@gmail.com
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 9:00 PM, Rob Oakes <lyx-de...@oak-tree.us>
>> wrote:
>> >  I also, couldn't agree more.  I tend to hide my modifications as
>> > new document classes ... but front-matter should be finger painted.
>> >  After that, though, I don't want to see or think about ERT.
>> >
>> > On 08/11/2010 12:40 PM, Liviu Andronic wrote:
>> >>
>> >> On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 14:19:43 -0400
>> >> Steve Litt<sl...@troubleshooters.com>  wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> This is a minority opinion and a lot don't subscribe to it, but
>> >>> in my opinion you save time by fingerpainting your front matter.
>> >>> In other words, use embedded LaTeX, historically called ERT in
>> >>> the LyX community, to insert your logo and employer and line them
>> >>> up exactly how you want them and page break where you want and
>> >>> make fonts exactly how you want them to look.
>> >>>
>> >> I'm not sure that this is minority.. At least I subscribe to it:
>> >> if in need for anything fancy, first page should be pure LaTeX.
>> >> All below should (mostly) be LyX.
>> >> Liviu
>> >
>> >
>
>

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