[tex-live] "Can't find font" : which step(s) have I overlooked ?
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Feb 10 16:06:04 CET 2010
Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> I would try to find the files with kpsewhich. If it does not work, the
> file name database is wrong or the files are on wrong places. As I
> see, the tfm file is not in the tfm subdirectory which might be the
> problem. If the files are found but do not work, the map file is
OK, the files are definitely found :
> H:\TeX\Projects\Andreas>kpsewhich webomintsgd.tfm
> H:\TeX\Projects\Andreas>kpsewhich webomintsgd.pfb
and tbe map entry in PdfTeX.map was inserted by "updmap"
using "webo.map" as its source.
Lars Madsen wrote:
> I don't think it is a good idea to manually change pdftex.map
> I have
> WebOMintsGD WebOMintsGD <WebOMintsGD.pfb
> in webo.map, which is located in
> ran texhash to make sure webo.map can be found, aka
> kpsewhich webo.map
> then enabled it
> updmap-sys --enable Map webo.map
Yes, did all that, and even did
updmap-sys --enable Map ./webo.map
with a copy of webo.map in the current directory, and thus
it was updmap that modified PdfTeX.map ...
George N. White III wrote:
> This mixes plain old tex with latex -- it isn't valid for either
> pdftex or pdflatex.
Well, it works for Guido Herzog ! And as far as I can see,
it is valid for PdfLaTeX, even if it breaks every rule
in L2TabuEN :-)
> I used "updmap-sys --enable Map=webo" and can compile+view sample1.tex
> using pdflatex and xpdf
Hmm, I wonder what I am doing wrong ...
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