[tex-live] should lh depend on ecrm?

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Wed Sep 24 11:16:56 CEST 2008

Am Tue, 23 Sep 2008 20:38:19 +0700 schrieb Ivan Shmakov:

> 	Does `lh' package depend on `ecrm'?  I've stumbled upon the
> 	following error, which disappeared after installing `ecrm'.
> 	I see that the problem originates from lh/base/fikparm.mf, and
> 	there're indeed a lot of mentions of `ec' in `use_driver',
> 	though I don't understand what the code actually does (but my
> 	experience with Metafont is very limited.)

> ! I can't find file `ecrm'.
> <scantokens> input ecrm

It is quite possible and nothing to worry about if a mf-file inputs
another one. It is also quite natural that the lh-fonts use files from
the cm and the ec-family. 
Ulrike Fischer 

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