[tex-live] issue with fonts in TeXLive 2011

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sun Jul 31 16:10:21 CEST 2011

2011/7/31 Pablo Rodríguez <oinos at web.de>:
> 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.
So it's a question for some fontconfig expert, probably something in
your configuration is wrong.

> Many thanks anyway,
> Pablo
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Zdeněk Wagner

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