[OS X TeX] Potential problem with MacTeX2018

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Thu May 10 01:20:28 EDT 2018

> On May 9, 2018, at 15:02 , Ross Moore <ross.moore at mq.edu.au> wrote:
> In any case, it is noteworthy that LaTeX looks for both lower- and uppercase versions
> of  .fd  files, based upon a 3-letter encoding; in this case  LS2  and  LS1 .
> A legacy of DOS origins?

This is a change to kpathsea for TL 2018: it now searches
case-insensitively in non-system directories, to reduce the
number of bug reports from Mac and Windows users.


-- adam

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