On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 9:51 AM, Olivier Guéry <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 3:22 AM, David <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> On Tue, 10 Jun 2008 19:37:11 +0200, Hans Hagen wrote: >>> David wrote: >>>> On Tue, 10 Jun 2008 17:34:15 +0200, Hans Hagen wrote: >>>> >>>>> Andrea Valle wrote: >>>>>> Hmm, with Luatex I can use system fonts like in XeTeX. Am I right? >>>>> yes, if you set up OSFONTDIR >>>> >>>> >>>> >>>> I would like to set up OSFONTDIR, but I don't know how or where or when >>>> to do so. I've tried setting it in my bash profile, and that seems to >>>> have no effect. What is the correct procedure? (I'm on a Mac, if it >>>> matters.) >>> >>> we can consider setting it up automatically but that can only be done >>> when it's a stable location >> >> >> Well, that would be excellent from my point of view, of course. But my >> question is much more simple: I only want to know, where and when do I >> type "OSFONTDIR=..."? >> >> I've read many times that in order to use it I need to "set it up", but >> I actually don't know what "set it up" means in this situation. >> > > It's a system variable. > Under Linux you can set it up in your /home/YOUR_NICKNAME/.bashrc file, > adding : > export OSFONTDIR=THE_PATH_TO_YOUR_FONT_DIR > At the end of the file. > There's certainly the same under Mac.
On Mac that would mean putting export OSFONTDIR=$HOME/Library/Fonts:/Library/Fonts:/System/Library/Fonts to ~/.bash_profile, but since yesterday that is not needed any more unless you keep your fonts at some exotic locations. Mojca ___________________________________________________________________________________ If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki! maillist : email@example.com / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context webpage : http://www.pragma-ade.nl / http://tex.aanhet.net archive : https://foundry.supelec.fr/projects/contextrev/ wiki : http://contextgarden.net ___________________________________________________________________________________