[tex-live] texconfig-sys: runs updmap instead of updmap-sys

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Thu Jun 14 08:38:49 CEST 2007

Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:

> Frank Küster writes:
>  > Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:
>  > > texconfig is the main configuration tool for teTeX and TeXLive.  It's
>  > > a pity that you never used it, maybe you should use it at least once
>  > > in order to find out what it does.  Run texconfig without any
>  > > arguments.
>  > 
>  > Oh, of course I've done that, but mostly in order to learn about it in
>  > case some Debian user asks.  Personally, I prefer the individual
>  > commandline tools.  (Which probably means that I'd use texconfig for
>  > changing paper settings would I ever need to).
> texconfig is probably a bit more than the individual tools.  Does
> fmtutil execute texlinks?

No, but there's an individual commandline tool to do that.  It's called
texlinks ;-).

Personally, I never had to create *and* use a custom format, so I never
needed texlinks.

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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