[tex-live] updmap-sys problem

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Thu Aug 25 02:59:01 CEST 2011

On Mi, 24 Aug 2011, Hugo Hinterberger wrote:
> Unfortunately I don't know how to check if the line in
> "c:/texlive/2011/texmf.cnf" gives the right result.

kpsewhich -var-value OSFONTDIR

> I did that, but tlmgr installed the files in the wrong location,
> that's why I asked for the location of the tlmgr configuration files

There is no configuration file that influences the installation.

Which package is wrongly installed, can you show me the output
	tlmgr show --list <package>
and if possible also the part of
that refers to the problematic package.


> Does tlmgr take the installation-location information from the file
> "c:/texlive/2011/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf"?

No, it takes if from its own location.
If you have moved the binaries in some other place and adjusted the
path, then this is a bad idea.

Best wishes

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