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I want to use Charter (http://www.tug.dk/FontCatalogue/charter/) as my font for all the text, but I want to use the normal math-font for my math. Can this be achieved?

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charter has no math so you'll have it by default ... – Herbert Jan 20 '11 at 12:40
My math changes when I use \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} which is mentioned in the link I posted. – utdiscant Jan 20 '11 at 12:41
but I see now that \usepackage{charter} solves my problem. – utdiscant Jan 20 '11 at 12:43

http://www.tug.dk/FontCatalogue/charter/ proposes


but to use Charter with no implications on the math, using


is the right thing to do.

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