[tex-live] vptovf bug on Solaris platform
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Sat Jul 31 14:51:55 CEST 2004
"JH" == John Hebron writes:
JH> Hi TUG, I'd like to report a bug with the Solaris version of
JH> vptovf. (TeXLive 2003) When running vptovf on a vpl file, it
JH> makes the tfm file okay, but only gets part way through making
JH> the vf file, and then reports:
JH> vptovf: fatal: putbyte(255) failed.
JH> We are running Solaris 8 on sparc.
JH> (We also tried the Linux version of vptovf [TeXLive 2003], and it
JH> worked okay. The problem seems to be restricted to the Solaris
This is a long known bug - see http://www.tug.org/texlive/bugs.html
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