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Direc­tory tex-archive/fonts/musixtex-fonts

This is musixtex-fonts, packaged 2013-01-24.  It contains all of
the font-related files for MusiXTeX, including both the original
metafont sources and Type 1 versions by Takanori Uchiyama.

The main author of MusiXTeX was Daniel Taupin, who died in a climbing
accident in 2003; other authors credited in the MusiXTeX manual are
Andreas Egler and Ross Mitchell. MusiXTeX is now being maintained by

Don Simons dsimons(at)roadrunner(dot)com
Hiroaki Morimoto CQX05646(at)nifty(dot)com

musixtex-fonts-install.{pdf,tex} is a more-detailed version of the
following instructions:

To install (on TDS-compliant TeX systems):

 +  unzip tex-archive/install/fonts/musixtex-fonts.tds.zip at the root 
    of a texmf tree and, if necessary, update the filename database; 
    e.g., texhash texmf.

 +  update the relevant font-map files; e.g., append

       MixedMap musix.map

    to the relevant updmap.cfg, and execute updmap[-sys]

Documentation for musixtex-fonts is installed under 


Additional documentation, additional add-on packages, and many examples
of MusiXTeX typesetting may be found at the Werner Icking Music Archive


Support for users of MusiXTeX and related software may be obtained via
the MusiXTeX mail list at


MusiXTeX may be freely copied, duplicated and used in conformance to the
GNU General Public License (Version 2, 1991, see included file gpl.txt).

This CTAN distribution is maintained by Bob Tennent


Name Notes


Name Size Date Notes
1558 2013-01-24 15:14 ⇒ /fonts/musix­tex-fonts/doc/README
gpl.txt 12632 2011-10-23 16:25
73720 2013-01-24 15:19 ⇒ /fonts/musix­tex-fonts/doc/musix­tex-fonts-in­stall.pdf

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (4.6M).

musix­tex-fonts – Fonts used by MusixTeX

Th­ese are fonts for use with MusixTeX; they are pro­vided both as orig­i­nal source, and as con­verted Adobe Type 1.

The bun­dle ren­ders the older (Type 1 fonts only) bun­dle musix­tex-t1­fonts ob­so­lete.

Pack­age De­tailsmusix­tex-fonts
Ver­sion 2013-01-24
Li­censeGNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Main­tainerTakanori Uchiyama
Bob Ten­nent
Daniel Taupin (in­ac­tive)
TDS archivemusixtex-fonts.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeXlive as musix­tex-fonts
MikTeX as musix­tex-fonts
Topics fonts of mu­sic sym­bols
font avail­able in Adobe Type 1 for­mat
fonts them­selves
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