[OS X TeX] TeX i-Package released

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Tue Dec 28 17:39:38 EST 2004

Am 28.12.2004 um 23:17 schrieb Peter Pagin:

> it appears that the new TeX is looking for the file in the wrong place  
> (in /usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current/)

No! That's the actual programme (binary) that complains:

> /usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current/pdflatex

The cure is still:

>     sudo ln -s pdftex_ndl14.map  
> /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.local/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap/pdftex.map
> or
>     sudo ln -s pdftex_dl14.map   
> /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.local/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap/pdftex.map

/usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current/pdflatex looks for  
the file  
which in teTeX (or the variant Gerben Wierda distributes) is a symlink  
to the proper map file, either  
pdftex_ndl14.map or  
pdftex_dl14.map which both are 'maintained' by the (sudo) updmap  
utility. This one (re-)creates the *dl14.map files (and others) and the  
pdftex.map link points to the correct and updated version important for  
pdftex only.


A common mistake that people make when trying to design something  
completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete  

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