[tex-live] "Can't find font" : which step(s) have I overlooked ?

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 10:37:25 CET 2010

2010/2/12 Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk>:
> Karl Berry wrote:
>> As for getnonfreefonts, Reinhard was following the pattern established
>> for fmtutil, etc., of course.  Perhaps we should not have started with
>> that -sys suffix, but just used a --sys option, but it's too late now.
> IMHO, it's never too late to abandon a bad idea and adopt a good one
> in its place.
That's the question of compatibility. A lot of tools may depend on the
*-sys scripts. It they were removed, a lot of third party tools would
cease to work.

> ** Phil.

Zdeněk Wagner

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