[lltx] Can luatex auto-run mkluatexfontdb ?
mpg at elzevir.fr
Wed May 19 14:56:48 CEST 2010
Le 19/05/2010 10:06, Elie Roux a écrit :
> Ok... let's go then... well... this solves the problem in linux where
> the file is at a standard place (/etc/fonts/fonts.conf)... at least I
> hope all distributions put it here. Do anyone have a different file?
> That's part of the problem that may appear later: if a distribution
> changes this file, its location, its format, etc. we will have to have a
> huge amount of patches... where the call to fc-list is standard thanks
> to the path variable which is supposed to be set accordingly.
No, as Khaled mentioned, fc-list's output format is completely non-standard and
may change at any time, with higher probability that the location of
configuration files, if you want my opinion. Also, if we ever have to deal with
such a change, it's easier to test with file location (either the file is here
or not) than with output format (how to you recognize which format is being used).
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