[tex-live] issue with OSFONTDIR

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Sun Jul 31 20:45:21 CEST 2011

On 07/31/2011 08:24 PM, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> without testing: does it help to use double slash at the end?

I'm afraid it doesn't.

I was thinking about improving something in bash (which I'm afraid I
don't know how to do).

Many thanks anyway,


> 2011/7/31 Pablo Rodríguez <oinos at web.de>:
>> Hi there,
>> after installing TL2011 yesterday, I would like to test ConTeXt with
>> access to new fonts.
>> I read that I have to set the OSFONTDIR variable, but on my Fedora 14
>> system, not on the texmf.cnf file.
>> I did it with an sh file that contains:
>>        export OSFONTDIR="/usr/share/fonts/"
>> The problem is that tool that extracts names for ConTeXt MKIV needs that
>> all fonts will be in that directory, and no subdirectory is allowed.
>> I have about 15 subdirectories in that directory. How can I make that
>> the sh file provides all relevant directories to the system?
>> Thanks for your help,
>> Pablo
>> --
>> http://www.ousia.tk


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