[tex-live] .enc, .map and texmf.cnf
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Mon Feb 23 21:51:19 CET 2004
At 19:05 23/02/2004, Karl Berry wrote:
> % Font encoding files (.enc); some applications might still use
> % TEXPSHEADERS for this.
>I don't like generic comments like this. It doesn't really tell anyone
>who might need to do know what the known problems are. (It's like "this
>might fail on some systems". Thanks, that's real helpful.) If we have
>to say it, then how about saying "dvips still uses TEXPSHEADERS",
>or "applications x, y, z, use this, others don't".
or like in each new version of the pdf reference:
this feature ... depreciated ...
this feature ... never implemented ...
developers are advised to use ... instead of ...
>Anyway, the dvips source for TL is in p4. Can't we just change it?
>Isn't the change trivial?
in the process of cleaning up pdftex some dvips code will follow, so it's a
good moment to get rid of this misusage if TEXPSHEADERS for encoding vectors
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