[pdftex] \pdfmapfile -- test if the mapfile could be found?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Nov 4 21:58:23 CET 2003

At 17:06 04/11/2003, Martin Schröder wrote:
>is there any way in pdfTeX or for the caller of pdfTeX to find
>out if the mapfile specified by \pdfmapfile was found and could
>be read without errors by pdfTeX?
>pdfTeX only prints out a warning if it can't find the file and
>succeeds. :-{

at the end of the log file:

Warning: pdfetex.exe (file f:\minimal\tex\texmf-local/pdftex/config/context/ori
ginal-vogel-symbol.map): entry for `fmvr8x' already exists, duplicates ignored

so, there is at least a test for duplicates (actually dups should overload 
previous ones)


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