[XeTeX] xetex can't find font

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sat Mar 31 18:44:49 CEST 2012

2012/3/31 Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at web.de>:
> Am 31.3.2012 um 18:12 schrieb Khaled Hosny:
>> Also non of this will help OP since it is a TFM font that he is trying
>> to use.
> >From the snippet given, one, at least I, cannot easily tell whether the name "fssb8a.pfa" was found in a MAP file or given in the TeX source file. But I think you're right: the "8a" font encoding seems to indicate that the TeX Font Name was a different one - and XeTeX is trying to generate PK fonts?
XeTeX tries to generate PK if an outline font is not found. It may
mean that the map file was not properly installed or not enabled by

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