[tex-live] tlpretest i386-cygwin: TrueType fonts in texmf-local not found

Rolf Dieterich rolf.dieterich at gmx.de
Sun Jun 19 10:48:02 CEST 2011

Zdenek Wagner <zdenek.wagner at gmail.com> Sun Jun 19 09:35:57 CEST 2011:
> I am not sure what is the license of Minion Pro, I am not sure that I
> am allowed to copy it from one computer to another. I have therefore
> just symlinked the Acrobat's font directory to /usr/share/fonts. I had
> no time to test TL2011 so far but it worked fine in TL 2007, 2008,
> 2009 as well as 2010.

Yes, licencing issues tend to be quite confusing.

For example, we have an "editable embedding licence for 5 computers" for
Adobe Minion Pro (no Acrobat product with the de-bundling problem) or a
"5-user license" for Bitstream Letter Gothic.
I suppose we did the right things according to the licence. But you're never


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