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0001011MetaPostlimitationpublic2019-08-28 09:26
Reporterigor Assigned To 
Status resolvedResolutionno change required 
Summary0001011: MetaPost uses, which fails when embedding fonts when dvipsPreferOutline is false
DescriptionWhen "dvipsPreferOutline false" is used in updmap.cfg
and MetaPost is embedding the fonts (prologues:=3;), it looks
into, which makes it fail with this error:

    Warning: font cmr10 cannot be found in any fontmapfile!

$ cat /usr/local/share/texmf/web2c/updmap.cfg
dvipsPreferOutline false

$ ls -l /var/lib/texmf/fonts/map/dvips/updmap/
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 14 Aug 27 14:09 /var/lib/texmf/fonts/map/dvips/updmap/ ->

$ grep /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/web2c/updmap.cfg
Steps To Reproduce$ mpost -rec test
$ cat test.fls
INPUT /var/lib/texmf/fonts/map/dvips/updmap/
Additional InformationMetaPost normally uses But sometimes it uses
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2019-08-28 03:50

reporter (97 bytes)   
outputtemplate:="%j.eps"; prologues:=3;
label(btex hello etex, origin);
end (97 bytes)   


2019-08-28 09:26

administrator   ~0001715

Use the fontmapfile and fontmapline commands in metapost if your
  cannot be trusted to contain the lines you need.

See section 8.2 in the metapost manual.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2019-08-28 03:50 igor New Issue
2019-08-28 03:50 igor File Added:
2019-08-28 09:26 Taco Note Added: 0001715
2019-08-28 09:26 Taco Status new => resolved
2019-08-28 09:26 Taco Resolution open => no change required