[OS X TeX] New TeX i-Package release in *EXPERIMENTAL* i-Directory

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Mon Feb 28 00:56:49 CET 2005

Am 27.02.2005 um 19:49 schrieb Franck Pastor:

> Before installing your personal fonts, you may copy the file 
> "updmap.cfg" of your texmf.local branch to your personal 
> "~/Library/texmf/web2c" folder, and then you'll be able to do yours 
> "updmap", from your personal web2c folder, without needing all the 
> "sudo" stuff.

Since the local files are earlier in the search sequence the user copy 
would be found first and so all enable and disable changes would work 
without superuser permissions. But to create the final map files for 
dvipdfm, dvips, and pdftex again a superuser is needed -- except you 
create your own ~/Library/texmf/fonts/map/{dvipfm,dvips,pdftex}/updmap 
tree too!



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