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LaTeX cannot find a lot of packages!

When I try to compile a file, it gives errors and the output is only math accents. Plain text is not displayed. Here is the log file: kpathsea: Running mktextfm ecrm1200 mktextfm: Running mf-nowin ...
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mktextfm error with mathpazo [duplicate]

I just set up a fresh TeXLive 2014 install on Linux, following the Wikibooks minimal install guide all the way through installing LaTeX. Now I'm trying to get the URW Palladio fonts working. I've ...
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1answer
121 views

Struggling to get moderncv files to compile

I'm a real novice on LaTex, having only used it previously a small amount at University but not for a while. I've decided I'd quite like to transfer my CV to the LaTex moderncv style. I downloaded ...
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1answer
65 views

Error message for incomplete fonts? [closed]

Can I get TeX (and particularly LuaTeX) issue an error when a font does not contain a glyph of the required type (roman, italic, etc.) for a character in the document being processed? A particular ...
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1answer
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newtxmath and can't find file 'zxxrl7z'

I use BasicTeX on OS X 10.9 Mavericks (for space problems on a Macbook Air). I usually manage to find the packages that I miss by interpreting pdflatex-errors, but this time I cannot find a clue to ...
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Characters missing when embedding PDF with pdftex

I have the feeling this must have been asked before, but I couldn't find it with search... When I run the following test file \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % ...
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1answer
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A “math font error” I fixed but, don't know what was wrong

I was typing my homework and got this error: ! LaTeX Error: \mathfrak allowed only in math mode. Recently I added some macros to my macro file that gives mathfrak text when used so, I figured I must ...
3
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1answer
103 views

Undefined control sequence,amsfonts

During compilation of my document I get the following error: ............. (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/amsfonts/amssymb.sty (/usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/misc/amsfonts.sty ! Undefined ...
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1answer
336 views

Compilation error with LuaLaTeX (luaotfload- database.lua)

This file does not compile after updating TeXLive 2013 : \RequirePackage{ifluatex} \documentclass[12pt]{standalone} \ifluatex \usepackage[no-math]{fontspec} ...
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Latexproblem: font installed but cannot be mapped

When I am compiling some latex, I get the following error: kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode cx --bdpi 300 --mag 1+84/300 --dpi 384 zptmcm7y mktexpk: don't know how to create bitmap font for ...
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164 views

Change with Adobe Pro a PDF document generated with LaTeX

I have produced a PDF with LaTeX and now need to change something within Adobe Pro (being able to do so is a requirement by an editor). If I open the document within Adobe Pro and want to change some ...
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2answers
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Installing EB Garamond for pdfLaTeX (encore)

At the moment I try to get the EB Garamond font to work on my windows machine (under MikTeX 2.9), but I failed. By searching TeX.SX I found this two questions: EB Garamond on LaTeX Installing ...
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0answers
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Sweave (using R Studio) with AEA class

Apologies for the newbie question! I've been having some problems trying to get a minimal working example using Sweave with a the AEA document class. My minimal example works as a .tex file, but the ...
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Molecular Biology and Evolution template - help fix bit rotted font definitions (and other things)

I am trying to get the Molecular Biology and Evolution journal article template to build. I have limited experience with LaTeX except as a consumer of existing packages. The linked zip file contains ...
2
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1answer
152 views

Which package do I need for TACL template?

I've downloaded the following files from http://www.transacl.org/submission/ and placed them in the same directory: acl2012.tex acl2012.sty acl2012.pdf acl.bst but when i tried to compile the .tex ...
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Problem with installing Font in MacTex 2013

I can't install my fonts in MacTex 2013; it wasn't a problem when I used MacTex 2012. I always did the following: I copied my font-tree with the .map files and anything else in ...
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1answer
78 views

Using \matbb{Z} and \textregistered in Math Mode

How can you use the two symbols in the Math mode? My tex $\matbb{Z}$ $\textregistered$ My formatting code \documentclass{bmcart} %%% Load packages %\usepackage{amsthm,amsmath} ...
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1answer
327 views

MiKTeX Update: Error `\textfont is undefined` with Package `url`

The following MWE does not compile with XeLaTeX anymore after a MiKTeX update today: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setromanfont[Path=./]{LinLibertine_R.otf} \usepackage{url} ...
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minionpro: using the number 3 in italic causes an error

I'm experiecing a rather strange bug with the minionpro package. When using lining figures (package option lf), the number 3 in \itshape produces the following error: !pdfTeX error: ...
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1answer
173 views

Using underline and strikethrough simultaneously in a table

I'm new to LaTeX and am currently using it to try and piece together a report on the orthography of the Armenian language. I'm trying to create a table where one column will display the printed ...
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1answer
263 views

Trying to make PK font tfrupee at 657 DPI

I am getting an error of The tfrupee source file could not be found, which is a part of tfrupee package. I was trying to insert the rupee symbol. I am using MikTeX 2.9 + TeXmaker + Windows 7. I am ...
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1answer
270 views

MikTeX Czech typeset

I use MikTeX and I need to get the Czech typeset (setting Czech characters), web advised me to use this: \usepackage[czech]{babel} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage[IL2]{fontenc} First two ...
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.sty of installed package not found [closed]

I've newly installed TeXLive 2013 (following steps on http://www.tug.org/texlive/quickinstall.html) on Fedora 19. Using pdflatex on a test .tex, I encounter lots of error messages saying various .sty ...
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How to find the exact location of Type 3 fonts in PDF?

While generating PDFs, we often ends up with some Type 3 fonts. We can find the existence of Type 3 fonts in a PDF by providing pdffonts <filename.pdf>. Also, can find the exact page by giving ...
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1answer
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Japanese Text not writable

This is the code I am trying to run: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english, german]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %... \usepackage{CJK} ...
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Installing handlatex in miktex 2.9 [duplicate]

I’ve been trying to get handlatex (http://code.google.com/p/handlatex/) to work with miktex 2.9 and texnicCenter on windows 7. I tried copying it in the miktex directories: tex/latex and tex/xelatex ...
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This NFSS system isn't set up properly

I encountered a problem when i compile my tex file. Indeed, the compiler displays this error messages: This NFSS system isn't set up properly Corrupted NFSS tables \ maketitle Math formula ...
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Still can't compile with newpx

I have the same problem as this question: Cannot compile using the newpx package But the solution there doesn't work for me. After running updmap several times I still can't compile even the simple ...
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1answer
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Problem between opticals and minionint options in the MinionPro package

I've already told the author of the MinionPro package about this. But I post it here to see if somebody solves it before him: This document: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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LaTex error : ! LaTeX Error: Command \ecircumflex unavailable in encoding T1

I get a trouble in compiling LaTex. I used Texlive and Texmaker(in Xubuntu 13.04) for writing LaTex, the error says : LaTeX Error: Command \ecircumflex unavailable in encoding T1. note that in window ...
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1answer
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TeXMaker compilation error, Font OT1/ptm/bx/n/20.74=ptmb7t at 20.74pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

when I am compiling any TeX document in my TeXMaker, it is giving me the following error message. Font OT1/ptm/bx/n/20.74=ptmb7t at 20.74pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found. I am using ...
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1answer
246 views

Gnuplottex fails with 'undefined control sequence' when choosing different font size [duplicate]

I encounter a very strange problem when using gnuplottex on my Win 7 32 bit system with MiKTeX 2.9 - gnuplot 4.6.3 & the latest gnuplottex release: \documentclass[dvips]{minimal} ...
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1answer
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Cannot compile using the newpx package

As basic as: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{newpxtext} \begin{document} test \end{document} does not compile. It issues an error: !pdfTeX error: pdflatex (file ...
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Font not loadable [closed]

I don't have much experience with font usage, so I'm a bit perplexed about this error that I'm getting. The following code: \documentclass{article} ...
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1answer
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Error: ! Font \csname\endcsname=psyr at 10.95pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

I'm a LaTeX beginner and I tried to compile a LaTeX document without results. The error displayed is: Couldn't find `ps.cfg' miktex-maketfm: No creation rule for font psyr. ! Font ...
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A package (installed according to TeX Live Utility) doesn't run [duplicate]

This is an example : I've found here (What package allows Elvish in TeX?) that there existed a package called tengwarscript. I want to use it and when I used TeX Live Utility in order to download it, ...
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1answer
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Which version of LaTeX permits more than 16 alphabets?

Sometimes I receive a message: ! LaTeX Error: Too many math alphabets used in version normal. I know that there is a limit of 16 alphabets at most allowed to one article. However this message ...
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1answer
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! LaTeX Error: File `arial.sty' not found [duplicate]

i m using following command. \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} \usepackage{arial} but getting error message: ! LaTeX Error: File `arial.sty' not found. How can i fix this error. Regards
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Error in loading font [closed]

I have MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXstudio 2.5.2 installed on a Windows 7 64bit OS. I have downloaded a latex template from ...
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votes
2answers
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TeX fails to generate output with Hebrew text: Jerusalem font metric file missing

I have MiKTeX installed on a Windows machine. I have this simple document, where I'm trying to use Hebrew: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{ucs} % package to add unicode support ...
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2answers
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mktextfm failed to make igo10.tfm

I am using Ubuntu 12.04, and need to install the package at http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/fonts/igo to compile a document I have received the tex source of. I am trying to follow the instructions ...
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Error in TeX Live – Font … not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

I freshly installed 'basic' version of TeX Live 2012 (not full, only basic version). I have following line in my code: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} I get following error: ...
3
votes
1answer
618 views

LuaTeX cannot find existing font

My Fedora 17 LuaLaTeX (2012) system just keeps complaining about some particular (of course existing) font not existing. It can't spit out any PDF from a TeX file using that font. This is the error I ...
2
votes
1answer
377 views

Issues with Greek letters, bolding, and font packages

I am trying to write an exam for multivariable calculus, with \usepackage{bookman,eulervm} and I am running into some very, very stange errors: When I try to use \mathbf{} on a Greek letter (e.g. ...
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3answers
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Hebrew TeXLive on Ubuntu 12.04 missing fonts

The installation is TeXLive on Ubuntu 12.04. I've been using a variety of source files, some of them extremely simple. I can post if necessary, but thought it might be irrelevant given the seeming ...
4
votes
1answer
217 views

Excessive Input causes problems in XeLaTeX

I am using polyglossia and xelatex for my Arabic document. I have about 600 pages wrapped in 001.tex 002.tex ... and a unique TTF font assigned for each page. When I use all these external tex files ...
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2answers
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can't get lato fonts to work in texlive 2011

This is my first post - so I hope you can help me; and I haven't missed anything obvious. I am interested in using Lato fonts an am using texlive 2011 on Windows 7. My minimal example is: ...
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2answers
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LaTeX font error: I can't find file `pzdr'

I was to use the package pifont to use \ding{52} in my document. However, when I use \usepackage{pifont}, I get the below error: /usr/local/texlive/2008basic/texmf-dist/tex/latex/psnfss/pifont.sty ...
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2answers
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Installing MinionPro in TeX Live 2011

I am having great difficulty to install the font MinionPro in TeX Live 2011. I followed all the steps in the README file on CTAN, but I get the following error when compiling the text: Process ...
4
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1answer
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md-chr7y source file could not be found

I am trying to build a document with pdflatex (MikTeX) but it fails. It seems to be the used font on the title page. The error is as follows: miktex-makemf: The md-chr7y source file could not be ...