[tex-live] TeX Live 2012 fonts instalation

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Nov 6 10:52:08 CET 2012

On Di, 06 Nov 2012, Josef Tkadlec wrote:
> there is a difference in the location of the modified (created, if  
> nonexisting) updmap.cfg file. Using the procedure decribed in  
> http://www.tug.org/fonts/fontinstall.html the file is  
> 2012/texmf-config/web2c/updmap.cfg while you wrote about the file  
> texmf-local/web2c/updmap.cfg.

Both are fine, doesn't make a difference.

> Meantime I obtained an advice to use (create) the file  
> texmf-local/web2c/updmap-local.cfg. This differes from your advice only  

No, wiht TeX Live 2012 it is better NOT to use that.

Do you use TL2012 I suppose ...???? At least from what you said this
is my deduction.

If you use TL2012, please do NOT use updmap-local.cfg, as it is this
year supported, but this will be dropped next year.

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
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