[tex-live] kpsewhich pdftex.map

Olaf Weber olaf@infovore.xs4all.nl
16 Jul 2002 21:29:27 +0200

Thomas Esser writes:

>> Like psfonts.map, we could hard-code pdftex.map in kpsewhich.

> I consider pdftex.cfg even more important. While pdftex.cfg is hard-coded
> into pdftex, pdftex.map is not. It is just a common configuration to
> have pdftex.map configured for pdftex.

> My suggestion is to add special cases for both: pdftex.map and pdftex.cfg.

pdftex.map would need aa special case (as far as the format is

pdftex.cfg does not need a special case: .cfg is not a known suffix,
so we default to the kpse_tex_format anyway.  You "just" have to
remember that unless you use --progname=pdftex, the file will not be
in the search path.

> Thomas

Olaf Weber

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