[tex-live] [OS X TeX] TeXLive-2008 and the diminished dingbat package

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Mon Sep 8 07:44:39 CEST 2008

On  7 Sep, 2008, at 23:49, Thomas Rike wrote:

> I just finished installing TeXLive-2008 and tried to typeset my book  
> which typeset without problems yesterday with TeXLive-2007.  
> Unfortunately, none of the dingbats (\eye, \smallpencil,  
> \largepencil) were created and roman letters were substituted.

I think the problem is that in TL 2008 ark10.mf was misplaced in the  
doc section (also dingbat.mf):


In TL 2007, it is in fonts:


While this is fixed, you can make a copy of ark10.mf and dingbat.mf to  
your working directory ---TeX will find them there.



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