[tex-live] updmap and TEXMFHOME

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Sat Dec 4 20:58:28 CET 2010

On 4 December 2010 Ulrike Fischer wrote:

 > Am Sat, 4 Dec 2010 02:31:16 +0100 schrieb Reinhard Kotucha:
 > > I thought that it's sufficient to put \pdfmapline into the .fd file
 > > because this is loaded on demand:
 > If \pdfmapline commands were in the fd-files it would be difficult
 > for a user to overwrite such defaults as the fd-files are quite
 > often read just before the font is used.

Which defaults do you have in mind?  \DeclareFontShape?  When I change
them in the preamble, I usually load the .fd file before to make sure
that nothing gets overwritten later.

Or do you have something else in mind?


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