[pdftex] pdftex configuration problem (solved)

Sherlock Holmes sherlock at rna.nl
Mon Jun 4 22:47:34 CEST 2001

Found it. pk_resolution in pdftex.cfg. I wonder why this did not show up 
before. Oh well.

> Somehow I have been able to get my configuration in an erroneous state. 
> When I run pdflatex on a file containing bbold font I get (fragment):
> Document Class: article 1999/09/10 v1.4a Standard LaTeX document class
> (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf/tex/latex/base/size12.clo))
> (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf/tex/latex/jknappen/mathbbol.sty) 
> (./textest.aux)
> (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf/tex/latex/jknappen/ubbold.fd) 
> [1{/usr/local/teTeX
> /share/texmf/dvips/config/pdftex.map}] (./textest.aux)kpathsea: Running 
> mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag 1+0/600 --dpi 600 bbold12
> mktexpk: Mismatched mode nexthi and resolution 600; ignoring mode.
> mktexpk: Running mf \mode:=ljfour; mag:=1+0/600; nonstopmode; input 
> bbold12
> This is METAFONT, Version 2.7182 (Web2C 7.3.1)
> Now, my printer is a nexthi and latex->dvips works fine. 400dpi bitmaps 
> are generated. I have a texmf.local/web2c/mktex.cnf saying bitmaps must 
> be generated @ 400dpi and I have a texmf.local/dvips/config/config.ps 
> saying that the mode is nexthi and the resolution is 400.
> But when I run pdftex, it seems not to get the right setting. 
> Frustrating, because at some point the last days it did work. But now, 
> I am unable to find out what causes the problem.
> Can anybody help me?
> Thanks,
> SH

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