[tex-live] TEXFONTS for Type 1's, and more debugging

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fsci.fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Mon Aug 23 11:54:05 CEST 2004

> Karl Berry wrote:
> >Hi Olaf,
> >
> >    TEXFONTS is a weird variable.  Note that it isn't even defined in the
> >    "standard" texmf.cnf.
> >
> >It's for users to use.  It doesn't need to be defined in texmf.cnf,
> >since there are all the file-format-specific variables these days.
> >In fact, TEXFONTS predates all the other font variables.  It should be
> >included in TYPE1_ENVS, really.  Do you see a problem?
> >  
> >
> in that case i think it should be in all the relevant font related 
> paths: tfm, vf, type1, ttf, map, enc

Present Kpathsearch defines TEXFONTS for
gf, pk, tfm, ofm, opl, ovf, ovp, vf
and does not define for
afm, type1, truetype, type42, miscfonts, enc, cmap,
map, sfd, opentype, lig.

Akira Kakuto

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