[NTG-context] Install mess (Type3 Fonts)

nico nicolas.marsgui at libertysurf.fr
Tue Mar 21 19:22:21 CET 2006

On Tue, 21 Mar 2006 09:53:11 +0100, Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com>  

> nico wrote:
>> I know, I shouldn't have updated the context distrib, but I did... Of
>> course, I add problems with missing fonts, and installed the lm fonts  
>> from
>> CTAN. Now texexec can compile again.
>> But the fonts used are now horrible, producing fuzzy letters. Can anyone
>> give me some hints to fix this buggy install?
> I can try: [...]
> It looks like pdftex cannot find the actual font files, and the above
> section of loaded map files hints why. It looks like you installed
> the new context in texmf-dist instead of in texmf-local, and probably
> that  is why it is still finding map files from the old installation.
> The ones in fonts/map/dvips/context are most likely from the original
> tetex install, and the new ones are in fonts/map/pdftex/context.

Hi Taco,

That was it. Thank you very much! Maybe a texexec --install/--update  
option to reinstall properly context packages could be interesting for  
dull guys like me :-)


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