[tex-live] issue with fonts in TeXLive 2011

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Sun Jul 31 13:27:39 CEST 2011

On 07/31/2011 01:05 PM, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> 2011/7/31 Pablo Rodríguez <oinos at web.de>:
>> [...]
>> My issue is that fontconfig-2.8.0 seems only to be able to find fonts
>> available that come with TL2011, but system fonts (under standard
>> directory /usr/share/fonts/) aren't always found (fc-list finds some
>> fonts and not other ones). "fc-cache -f" doesn't change anything.
> Do you run fc-cache as a root or as a user? It may be slightly
> different. I still use TL2010 but I hope there is no drastic
> modification. I always run fc-cache without parameters and as root. I
> use TL on CentOS 4, CentOS 5, and Fedora 13. I used it also on Fedora
> Core 2 and it always worked. The only problem was latest DejaVu fonts
> because they require newer version of fontconfig than distributed with
> Fedora Core 2 and CentOS 4.

Thanks, Zdenek.

I'm afraid it didn't work either.

Many thanks anyway,


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