[Tugindia] Compiling problem with omega

S. venkataraman svenkat at ignou.ac.in
Thu Oct 11 10:03:17 CEST 2012

Have you tried the steps in the texlive documentation, especially
step 4 in
http://www.tug.org/fonts/fontinstall.html ?

On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 10:00 AM, Sasi Kumar <sasi.fsf at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 10 October 2012 22:27, P. P. Narayanaswami <swami at mun.ca> wrote:
> > I use Malayalam-omega-1.0.2 in Ubuntu 12.045 regularly.
> > I had no problems generating the PDF output if I issue the following
> commands
> > lamed file
> > dvips file
> > ps2pdf file.ps
> >
> > But, I have not tried dvipdf directly.
> Thank you for sharing your experience. I too have been using Omega for
> several years now without any problem and I have always been doing
> dvipdf without any problem also. This problem that I face now is recent
> after I upgraded my system to the latest Mint (Debian) and reinstalled
> Omega Malayalam. It looks like some of the fonts or the mapping has not
> been done properly. I had similar trouble earlier with a book class
> document with the headers not appearing in Malayalam script. I seemed to
> have temporarily solved the problem, when, as someone suggested, I
> copied the malayalam.map file into the same directory and compiled. But
> this time, strangely, that too doesn't seem to work! Since this document
> I am doing is required soon, I have to do it in a word processor and
> send it.
> Regards,
> Sasi
> --
> V. Sasi Kumar
> Free Software Foundation of India
> Please see: http://swatantryam.blogspot.com/
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