[tex-live] Re: recent image on W2K - old and new problems

Fabrice Popineau Fabrice.Popineau@supelec.fr
Wed, 22 May 2002 20:43:51 +0200

* Thomas Esser <te@informatik.uni-hannover.de> writes:
>> And what if I switch to a quick_and_not_so_dirty Perl replacement
>> for updmap ? I'll try to finish it this evening.

> I don't know what you mean. The map files for the CD can well be
> generated by my script (on tug.org or any other unix system).

I mean that TeXSetup could run updmap. That does not mean what you
proposed shouldn't be done.

> I consider updmap an important part of teTeX and I don't want to be
> dependend on perl for such important things.

I won't depend on it either since I have the ActiveState Perl compiler
;-) User will get an updmap.exe .