[OS X TeX] updmap

Paul Vickers paul.vickers at unn.ac.uk
Wed Nov 1 06:01:37 EST 2006

Peter Dyballa wrote:
> Am 01.11.2006 um 09:11 schrieb Paul Vickers:
>>> Which version of TeX are you using?
>> Not entirely sure how one finds out, but the first lines in the 
>> TeXshop console when compiling a file are:
> I just wanted to know whether you were using some *EXPERIMENTAL* TeX or 
> Tex Live i-Package or just the standard TeX i-Package – and from which 
> year!

Ah, then it's the old tetex based TeX i-package from 2003
>> ok, though as it is a single user machine, I'm guessing this is not 
>> desperately problematic?
> Could be, but think of the time when we'll have to use TeX Live. In the 
> recent TeX i-Packages the basic configuration does not take into account 
> this personal TeX set-up. So the system's MAP files get updated when you 
> update parts of TeX from an updated i-Package, but your personal area 
> will stay unchanged.

that makes sense. So, it's updmap-sys from now on for me.

tot ziens & wiedersehen

> -- 
> Greetings
>   Pete
>                   Sorry my terrible English, my native language Lisp!
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