[tex-live] ==> Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced!

Vladimir Lomov lomov.vl at gmail.com
Thu Jan 28 11:34:49 CET 2010

** Vafa Khalighi [2010-01-28 21:06:46 +1100]:

> When I run pdflatex on the attached tex file, I get:

> !pdfTeX error: pdflatex (file ugmm8a.pfb): cannot open Type 1 font file for
> rea
> ding
>  ==> Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced!

This font set (mathdesign uses garamond font) doesn't distributed with

You should either download fonts and install them manually or (not
checked) use getnonfreefont script (search tug).

> and when I run xelatex on it, I get:

> kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag 1+0/600 --dpi 600
> ugmri8a.pfb
> mktexpk: don't know how to create bitmap font for ugmri8a.pfb.
> kpathsea: Appending font creation commands to missfont.log.

> ** WARNING ** Could not locate a virtual/physical font for TFM "ugmri8y".
> ** WARNING ** >> This font is mapped to a physical font "ugmri8a.pfb".
> ** WARNING ** >> Please check if kpathsea library can find this font:
> ugmri8a.pfb
> ** ERROR ** Cannot proceed without .vf or "physical" font for PDF output...

O'Reilly's Law of the Kitchen:
	Cleanliness is next to impossible

More information about the tex-live mailing list