I have a feeling that I'll be directed to a previous answer, but here goes.
I have purchased a copy of Linotype's Optima font (no TeX package) from email@example.com. They give instructions for MAC and Windows installation but not for Linux (I use Ubuntu).
I have managed to put the font files as directory
home/Linotype/Purchased_fonts/Linotype/Fonts. (I have several other Linotype fonts in that directory as well). The particular new fonts are called
I have submitted several fonts to TeXlive in the past but my memory is not what it was [GOM].
1) I have vague memories that there is a Linux command that lists all the available fonts. What is it and how should I make known my new font(s)?
2) How should I make known to
pdfLaTeX (or perhaps better another
...LaTeX) that I want to use my new font?