[tex-live] Re: Debian TeX live packages are ready for testing
frank at kuesterei.ch
Wed Jul 20 20:52:41 CEST 2005
Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> Hi Arne!
> With the new packages just in upload process this should not happen
> anymore, but I have some specific comments:
> On Mit, 20 Jul 2005, Arne Jørgensen wrote:
>> >> 3. My test document tried to generate some missing fonts, but failed
>> >> because `gsftopk' was missing (I then installed `texlive-binextra'
>> >> where it is present).
>> > Which fonts, can I see a testrun, thanks.
>> Minimal document attached as test3.tex.
> Do you have lmodern or texlive-fontsrecommended installed? In my chroot
> cage with fontsrecommended installed, it does work without any problems.
> Maybe your lmodern.sty is coming from the lmodern debian package. I have
> to add some conflict or something like this.
If you install the same files in the same place, you need a conflict,
anyway, or dpkg will bark at you. Otherwise, I think it should be
possible - and we should really try to actually make it possible with
the packages - to use lmodern.sty from the lmodern package with
texlive. I guess lmodern will often be more recent, which is important
for a font in development. As for "same place", lmodern can be the
first to use TEXMFSITE (which does not yet exist).
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