[tex-live] libertine wrongly packaged

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Thu Dec 29 18:05:31 CET 2011

Am Thu, 29 Dec 2011 06:44:22 -0500 schrieb Bob Tennent:

> Ulricke: 
>> libertine-legacy installs/contains also the old fx***.otf-file and
>> these conflict with the newer ones
> Please try just deleting these otf files.

I did this actually before posting and it works. But such fonts have
a tendency to reappear at updates ;-(. 

> On my Linux system your example produces
>> kpathsea: Invalid fontname `Linux Libertine O', contains ' '

You don't have the fonts in a place searched by fontconfig. In
miktex the font folder of the texmf-trees are added by default to
fontconfig. My .conf-file contains entries like

In TeXlive you must add the trees yourself


(not that I recommend it, as you can see it can leads to problems if
fontconfig searches to much locations)

Ulrike Fischer 

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