[tex-live] tfrupee

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Wed May 2 17:08:26 CEST 2012

2012/5/2 Kedar Pathak <kedarapathak at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
> I am using ubuntu 12.04. I have full texlive.
> I wanted Indian rupee symbol. I downloaded tfrupee from CTAN. I did
> following:
Which TeX Live version do you have? TeX Live 2011 already contains
this package, no need to install it separatelly.

> unzip tfrupee.zip
> cd tfrupee/
> sudo cp -rv fonts/type1/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/fonts/type1/
> sudo cp -rv fonts/afm/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/fonts/afm/
> sudo cp -rv fonts/tfm/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/fonts/tfm/
> sudo cp -rv fonts/map/dvips/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/fonts/map/dvips/
> sudo cp -rv fonts/source/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/fonts/source/
> sudo cp -rv tex/latex/tfrupee/ /usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/
> sudo texhash
> sudo updmap-sys --enable Map=tfrupee.map
> Now, KILE recognizes tfrupee package, but it does not recognize \rupee
> symbol.
What error message do you get? How do you use this package?

Personally, I do not use it, I preferably use XeLaTeX with OpenType
font and I have Indian rupee as a glyph on my keyboard, thus I do not
need any macro, I just type it as any other Devanagari character.

> Please help.
> Thank you,
> Kedar

Zdeněk Wagner

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