[OS X TeX] mktexpk error
academic at spacehorn.com
Thu Jan 17 17:48:21 EST 2008
You were right. I was using a different TeX distribution. Following your advice, I downloaded and installed Mac TeX
and now it's working just fine. Thanks a billion!!!
> -------Original Message-------
> From: Bruno Voisin <bvoisin at mac.com>
> Subject: Re: [OS X TeX] mktexpk error
> Sent: 17 Jan '08 08:34
> Le 17 janv. 08 à 00:33, academic a écrit :
> > When I try to typeset one of my tex files using pdflatex (Version
> > 3.141592-1.21a-2.2), mktexpk gives me error
> > messages such as the one I attach to in the end of this email. I
> > have tried to resolve this problem, and I can't find an
> > answer yet -- why it says "Mismatched"? Isn't ljfour supposed to be
> > 600 dpi?
> > [...]
> > ====sample error message====
> > </usr/local/share/texmf/fonts/type1/bluesky/cm/cmr10.pfb>kpathsea:
> > Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag
> > 1+120/600 --dpi 720 xipasl10
> > mktexpk: Mismatched mode ljfour and resolution 600; ignoring mode.
> > mktexpk: Running mf-nowin -progname=mf \mode:=ljfour;
> > mag:=1+120/600; nonstopmode; input xipasl10
> > This is METAFONT, Version 2.71828 (Web2C 7.5.4)
> > (Fatal base file error; I'm stymied)
> > grep: xipasl10.log: No such file or directory
> > mktexpk: `mf-nowin -progname=mf \mode:=ljfour; mag:=1+120/600;
> > nonstopmode; input xipasl10' failed to make
> > xipasl10.720pk.
> You seem to have a non-standard TeX on Mac setup. With a standard
> MacTeX install:
> - Files would live in /usr/local/texlive/2007/ not /usr/local/share/.
> - xipasl10 would already be available as a PostScript font, no need
> for pdfLaTeX to run mktexpk.
> Here's what I get:
> theo9mc182:~ bvoisin$ kpsewhich cmr10.pfb
> theo9mc182:~ bvoisin$ kpsewhich xipasl10.tfm
> theo9mc182:~ bvoisin$ kpsewhich xipasl10.pfb
> Bruno Voisin
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