Subject: Re: pkg/29194 (mktexpk: don't know how to create bitmap)
To: None <,,>
From: Rui-Xiang Guo <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 03/28/2005 17:06:01
The following reply was made to PR pkg/29194; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Rui-Xiang Guo <>
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
Subject: Re: pkg/29194 (mktexpk: don't know how to create bitmap)
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2005 01:07:25 +0800

 Hi, sorry for late reply.
 On Fri, Mar 25, 2005 at 12:21:23PM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
 > On Tue, 22 Mar 2005, Rui-Xiang Guo wrote:
 > >>Do you know where I could get "bsmilp03"? It doesn't seem to be in any of
 > >>the teTeX2 or cjk* pkgs.
 > >
 > >bsmilp03 is TFM font which generated by ttf2tfm from arphic-ttf.
 > >I have fixed the path properly in cjk-latex, please test it, thanks.
 > I have reinstalled cjk-latex and cjk-latex-chinese from latest pkgsrc-wip, 
 strange, it work fine for me.
 bee[/home/rxg/collect]% bg5latex Big5.tex
 This is TeX, Version 3.14159 (Web2C 7.4.5)
 LaTeX2e <2001/06/01>
 Babel <v3.7h> and hyphenation patterns for american, french, german, ngerman, n
 ohyphenation, loaded.
 Document Class: article 2001/04/21 v1.4e Standard LaTeX document class
 No file Big5.aux.
 (/usr/pkg/share/texmf/tex/latex/CJK/Bg5/c00song.fd) [1] (./Big5.aux) )
 Output written on Big5.dvi (1 page, 2200 bytes).
 Transcript written on Big5.log.
 > but still get the same error. The cjk-latex-chinese PLIST only lists 
 > bsmi00* but no bsmilp. Is this caused by the ttf2pk chance you propose?
 They are correct. They match the real font name.
 > >But we still need to tweak ttf2pk with this patch -
 > >-                       ${TOUCH}                
 > >${TEXMF}/ttf2tfm/base/
 > >-share/texmf/ttf2tfm/base/
 > >Because will be generated by cjk-latex.
 > I wonder what happens when other pkgs need to use ttf2pk and want to add 
 > entries for Adding an empty file in ttf2pk that everyone can 
 > add and that ttf2pk cleans up seems to make more sense here than adding it 
 > in some random package. But maybe the file should be part of teTeX instead 
 > of ttf2pk?
 Ok, at least, we need to use ${RM} -f in PLIST, because cjk-latex will
 > >btw, what's the reason that you intend to change the pkg's name?
 > What do you mean here? shouldb't the PKGNAME be set to ttf2pk?
 hmm, just notice about the TODO.