[tex-live] Re: [tex-k] kpse_open_file, uppercase .TTF extension

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Nov 23 15:23:01 CET 2004

Hartmut Henkel wrote:

> Yes it's not critical at all. It's just that still many TTF fonts come
> with large letters (maybe by MSDOS tradition), and then even when its in
> the current directory and you see it (ls) and tell its complete name,
> ttf2afm still can't find it - which might astonish casual users. I won't
> care for kpathsea not finding it elsewhere. But in the current dir... (i
> thought that there would be just a switch for it.)

this is one reason why i always dowcase all font file names, font vendors are 
very creative

(actually, i downcase the whole texmftree occasionally -)


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