{mathdesign} deals with questions around the mathdesign package, that provides mathematical fonts for Adobe Utopia, Adobe Utopia, Bitstream Charter, Adobe Garamond Pro, Adobe Utopia Std, and ITC Charter.

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Custom typeface for sans serif in math mode

How to set custom typeface for sans serif in math mode for pdfLaTeX? Background: I use \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} which does not provide sans serif font, CM-super is used instead for ...
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Overfull \hbox in toc for large page-numbers when using mathdesign [duplicate]

I am using the mathdesign package to use the bitstream-charter font. In my table of contents, starting from page 100 and up, the page numbers for subsections are slightly of to the right and cause an ...
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How to use siunitx with mathdesign and Adobe Garamond fonts?

I have seen this question, but in making an MWE I discovered that this happens without fontspec loaded at all. I would expect that siunitx's mode detection would cause output to match the numerals in ...
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mathdesign fails with font error

I have mathdesign installed with texlive 2013. Nothing special about the installation, at least mathdesign or its fonts are not installed by myself. Everything worked half year ago, but latest ...
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mathdesign vs. droidsans: No bold sans in TL13

The example below works perfectly with TeX Live 2012 but in TL 13 the sans bold version is missing. LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `T1/fds/mb/n' undefined using `T1/fds/m/n' ...
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LyX - undefined control sequence but package seems to be added

I am using LyX with MikTeX and I am trying to use the following command \oiiint but I am getting the following error: \oiiint The control sequence at the end of the top line of your error message ...
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Using mathdesign for TeX Live 2012 with TeX Live 2013 and the latest MiKTeX

For some reason, I need the old version of mathdesign (the one shipped with TeX Live 2012) to work smoothly with TeX Live 2013. Ideally, I'd like to be able to switch from one version to the other. ...
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Conflict between mathdesign and memoir chapterstyle ell

I have just come across an odd interaction between mathdesign and the ell chapterstyle in memoir. I'm using TeX Live 2013 and I believe this was introduced with the update to mathdesign 2.31. Here's ...
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Why do I suddenly get an auto expansion error?

On files that have worked previously, I'm suddenly getting the following error ! pdfTeX error (font expansion): auto expansion is only possible with scalable fonts. This error does not appear if I ...
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charter and siunitx: either the kerning is bad, or the micro doesn't follow the surrounding text shape. What can I do?

I'm using Charter (with the mathdesign package) for my main text font. As mathdesign isn't doing a good job at kerning (see "NOP." and "DEF." in MWE), I'm additionally loading the charter package as ...
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Why shouldn't I use the mathdesign package?

I'm not sure, if I read about this topic here on TeX.SX, but I read, that using the mathdesign package is discouraged. I guess this is due to suboptimal spacing of the fonts. I created a sample ...
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Problem with \textbf and \textsc using mathdesign

As soon as I use the package mathdesign the commands \textbf and \textsc won't work for Sans Serif and Typewriter fonts. My MWE looks as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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MacOSX: Cannot use garamond font

I'm now using TeXstudio with my Macbook pro, MacOSX Lion system. I want to set the font of content to garamond but the command I got from the Internet is not working. ...
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mathdesign compiles ß to SS

I'd like to use the package mathdesign, but it somehow makes problems with the german letter ß. My question is related to XeTeX: “ß” compiles as “SS”, German umlauts work but different because the ...
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Adobe Garamond Pro (otf) with mathdesign

I would like to use the Adobe Garamond Pro (otf) font with mathdesign. The readme of the package says: The following commercial families are also supported: mdpga family corresponds to ...
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Type1 fonts and musixtex

Thanks to @cgnieder, I can now typeset the full range of a piano. Now, I'd like to use the utopia-mathdesign package. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Is there a proper way to use mathdesign fonts in amsart?

\documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} gives Package mathdesign/mdbch Warning: Package 'amsfonts' shouldn't be used in conjonction with package mdbch Is there a ...
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microtype has issues with mathdesign \mathsf font [closed]

I am using \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[bitstream-charter,cal=cmcal]{mathdesign} Sometimes \mathsf{...} produces pdfTeX error (font expansion): auto expansion is ...
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Sans font to go with Bitstream Charter

I've been using Bitstream Charter (\usepackage[charter]{mathdesign}) for a while now. For my German documents, I looked into KOMA today and found that the scrartcl document class would be a good ...
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How can I use fontspec to set a sans heading font with mathdesign

I like the mathdesign package, but would like to use Myriad Pro section headings in LuaLaTeX. Is this possible, or do I have to convert an OTF font to T1? (My ignorance of font issues in *TeX is ...
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How to Install mathdesign on TeXlive — mktexpk and updmap errors [closed]

I'm trying to install the mathdesign package on TeXlive, and running into a slew of issues involving maketexpk and updmap failures. Are there any step-by-step instructions to accomplish this? Here's ...
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How to prevent Beamer from loading amssymb and amsfonts?

I would like to use the mathdesign package and the charter font in my beamer presentation. But when using \usepackage[charter,cal=cmcal]{mathdesign} I get the following warnings (sic!): Package ...
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\overrightarrow with garamond: gap in the arrow

Typesetting $\overrightarrow{OQ}$ yields a very unpleasant gap in the arrow when used with garamond. Here's a minimal working example that shows the problem. It looks okay without the garamond line. ...
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mathpazo, mathdesign and kpfonts

is possible have the \usepackage{mathpazo} with \usepackage[nomath,fulloldstylenums,fulloldstyle]{kpfonts} but with the integrals symbols (\int \oint ecc) from the \usepackage[utopia]{mathdesign} and ...
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Why does mathdesign result in a huge 'cases' environment brace in Tufte documents?

I'm getting strange results when I use the cases environment in Tufte-LaTeX documents with the mathdesign package. Instead of I get Is there something I can do to get rid of that huge brace? ...
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submitting to arxiv with garamond

When I read this http://arxiv.org/help/faq/freefonts I assumed I could just use the mathdesign package with the urw-garamond option and it would work. Unfortunately this is not the case - silly me. ...
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Have some integrals been removed from the mathdesign package?

According to The Comprehensive LaTeX symbol list as well as the mathdesign package documentation, mathdesign contains \ointclockwise, \ointctrclockwise, \oiint, etc. But when I try to use them, I get ...
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Do mathdesign sans serif and monospaced fonts “fake” small caps?

The manual for mathdesign explains how to ensure "true" small caps are used for the main type family selected as an option, but it says nothing about whether the small caps used in other fonts are ...
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LyX unable to access needed font resources

I'm getting an error in LyX when I attempt to use certain features that require access to font resources, even though these same features work fine in TexShop. For example, if I attempt to enable ...
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Itemize & italic with [utopia]{mathdesign} [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: TeX Gyre Pagella and itemize enviroment gives font warnings I'm using \usepackage[utopia]{mathdesign}. When I include an itemize environment inside a {\itshape ...} ...
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URW-Garamond with mathdesign is typesetting vertical double-quote as vertical double-quote

I just started using URW-Garamond with mathdesign, and it's typesetting straight double-quote character as a straight double-quote rather than a right double-quote. How can I fix this? That is, when ...
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Import curly brackets from MathDesign (Utopia)

I am using Fourier maths fonts with Utopia text (\usepackage{fourier}) for a book project, but I'm not satisfied with the curly brackets \{ and \}. They are too slim, and barely distinguishable from ...
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Moving the bar on hbar

I've been using the mathdesign package (specifically with the garamond font), and whenever I try using \hbar, the bar is much too high and to the left. In order to fix this, I wanted to know how to ...
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Collision between mhchem and mathdesign

Maybe related to a package database update to last versions, I have a collision between the mchem package and other font-related packages such as mathdesign. Whenever I try to use the command \ce{} to ...
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ntheorem and mathdesign are incompatible

I want to use mathdesign fonts (namely bitstream-charter) and I also want to use the ntheorem package. However, it looks like ntheorem tries to load amssymb which is incompatible with mathdesign (it ...
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Help with MathDesign fonts, namely URW-Garamond

I really want to use urw-garamond with the mathdesign package, but for some reason pdflatex is throwing errors anytime I try and use it. I've installed the mathdesign package with the TeX Live Utility ...
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Why is my text font lighter than my math font?

When I used packages like Mathdesign and give commands like \setrmdefault{cmr} or something like this, what used to happen is the Text Font used to get lighter whereas the Math font used to be darker. ...