[OS X TeX] Re: font difficulties (finding map files in homedir) in MacTeX 2011

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Sep 2 23:51:03 CEST 2011

On Sep 2, 2011, at 4:13 PM, John Owens wrote:

> Michael Sharpe <msharpe at ...> writes:
>>> ERROR:  The following map file(s) couldn't be found:
>>> 	/Users/jowens/Library/texlive/2011/texmf-var/fonts/map/dvips/adobe/adobe.map
>> Does kpsewhich adobe.map lead to the path above?
> Strangely, yes.
> $ kpsewhich adobe.map
> /Users/jowens/Library/texlive/2011/texmf-var/fonts/map/dvips/adobe/adobe.map


Yes, running

kpsewhich -show-path map

gives a list that does include ~/Library/texlive/2011/texmf-var/fonts/map so there is no need to include the full path:

updmap -enable Map=adobe.map

should be sufficient.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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