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Re: pfa2pfb

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  • Subject: [mg96714] Re: pfa2pfb
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Sun, 22 Feb 2009 00:34:09 -0500 (EST)
  • References: gne6ru$per$ <gnj5l2$ijt$> <gnq6pn$85g$>


you have also a dvips config and it must contain
the additional map file

% An "all-in-one"
% and the LaserWriter 35 fonts *not* in Acrobat. pdftex loads
% these differently
p +lw35extra.mapfile


David wrote:
> On 20 Feb, 10:47, Jens-Peer Kuska <ku... at>
> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> in Mathematica 5.2,6.0 and 7.0 the TEXMF root for you is at:
>> $TopDirectory/SystemFiles/IncludeFiles/TeX/texmf
>> Add this to the TEXMF roots of your teTeX.
>> teTeX uses typical an environment variable for that and finaly
>> rehash it, to update the data base.
> I did this by editing my texmf.cnf. Here is the result:
> % kpsewhich -expand-var='$TEXMF'
> {!!/Users/dbae/.texmf-config,!!/Users/dbae/.texmf-var,/Users/dbae/
> texmf,/Applications/Mathematica\
> texmf,!!/opt/local/share/texmf-config,!!/opt/local/share/texmf-var,!!/
> opt/local/share/texmf,!!/opt/local/share/texmf-local,!!/opt/local/
> share/texmf-dist}
> Note that the Mathematica texmf has a space in the directory name. I
> dealt with this by putting some number of backslashes into the entry
> for  Mathematica's texf in texmf.cnf. I hope that  kpsewhich's report
> is what should be expected.
>> and the map file is at
>> $TopDirectory/SystemFiles/IncludeFiles/TeX/texmf/dvips/config/
> Yes, I see the two map files, but I don't know how to use this
> information. I ran updmap as root, thinking this would fix the
> situation. However, when I run dvips on the relevant dvi file,
> I still get the error message dvips: Font Mathematica2Mono used
> in file 232.eps is not in the mapping file.
> Am I supposed to edit updmap.cfg by hand? But it's not clear to me
> what to put into updmap.cfg. None of the map file names in updmap.cfg
> seem to be qualified by their pathnames. So how does dvips get this
> information?
> Am I supposed to run updmap after editiing updmap.cfg? And then
> texhash??
> Thanks
> David

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