[tex-k] Updmap could report some options set

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue Jun 14 01:07:39 CEST 2011

On 2011-06-13 at 23:46:17 +0200, Peter Dyballa wrote:

 > Hello!
 > Updmap/updmap-sys don't report what is set in /usr/local/texlive/texmf- 
 > local/web2c/updmap-local.cfg. In my case for example
 > 	LW35 ADOBEkb
 > 	pdftexDownloadBase14 false
 > 	dvipdfmDownloadBase14 false
 > plus 70 MAP file fragments commented some local MAP file fragments  
 > added. The --showoptions could accept a key word like "local" to  
 > report these local settings, to have confidence that it has read the  
 > local settings. Now that this option exists for one year...

updmap isn't aware of updmap-local.cfg at all and will certainly never


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