[OS X TeX] updmap problem with TeXLive-2007

Gerben Wierda Gerben.Wierda at rna.nl
Wed Jan 24 02:37:28 EST 2007

On Jan 24, 2007, at 01:07 , Axel E. Retif wrote:

> On Jan 23, 2007, at 17:42, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> Just noticed with TeXLive-2007 (the newest version, installed two  
>> days ago):
>> - It seems updmap(-sys) is not run at the end of the installation.
>> - The file /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-config/web2c/updmap.cfg,  
>> which seems to be the one used when running updmap-sys manually,  
>> contains reference to kurier.map which is missing. This in turns  
>> is associated with a very recent font kurier present on CTAN but  
>> absent in TeX Live. Because of that, updmap-sys fails:
>>> Portable-de-Bruno:~ brunovoisin$ sudo -H updmap-sys
>>> Password:
>>> updmap: This is updmap, version 1167072206
>>> updmap: using transcript file `/usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-var/ 
>>> web2c/updmap.log'
>>> [...]
>>> updmap: using map file `/usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-dist/fonts/ 
>>> map/dvips/kerkis/kerkis.map'
>>> !!! ERROR! The map file `kurier.map' has not been found at all.
>>>     Either put this file into the right place or remove the
>>>     reference from the configuration file. An automatic way
>>>     to disable unavailable map files is to call
>>>       updmap --syncwithtrees
>>>     For manual editing, call
>>>       updmap --edit
> As it says above, if you run `` sudo updmap-sys --syncwithtrees '',  
> updmap will comment out kurier.map and next run will be OK.

There are a few robustness-things like that in the configure phase of  
the gwTeX i-Package, which is open for inspection &  copying of course.


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