MetaType1 in TeX Live

Boris Veytsman borisv at
Tue Jun 4 05:25:55 CEST 2019

RK> From: Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at>
RK> Date: Tue, 4 Jun 2019 00:51:42 +0200

RK> Hi Boris,
RK> do you have automatic translation in mind?  I tried

RK>   $ a2p mp2pf.awk >
RK>   syntax error in file mp2pf.awk at line 360
RK>   Translation aborted due to syntax errors.

RK>   $ a2p pf2mt1.awk >
RK>   Please check my work on the 50 lines I've marked with "#???".
RK>   The operation I've selected may be wrong for the operand types.

RK> I doubt that there is a syntax error in mp2pf.awk, it's more likely
RK> that a2p doesn't parse the file properly.

I meant semi-automatic translation:  a2p plus human intervention.

Good luck


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