On 2/25/06, Samuel M. Smith <smithsm@samuelsmith.org> wrote:
There are several fonts installed by matplotlib into the mpl_data
folder. The names or
sort of cryptic. I tried matching them up with the family names in
the matplotlibrc file list for
font.serif
font.sans-serif

but the only one that makes sense is Bitstream Vera
What is the family name for cmt, cms cmex and also the pXXX.afm fonts?

These are the default fonts used by TeX and are usually needed for displaying math symbols.

 -- Paul