We have two TeX users on our machine. Each time we use dvips
GFtoPk etc. is invoked and fonts appear to be regenerated for the use of
each dvips run. Can this be avoided? Is this a problem (with our setup,
I don't remeber the correct name of the fontdir, but I thin k it is
quite close to it.
Olaf Flebbe, Theoretische Astrophysik Tuebingen
>chmod a+w /usr/TeX/lib/tex/fonts/pk*Quote:>Make the fontdir world writable.
You have to make them sticky too, (chmod +t), else it is a securityQuote:> *and*
> chmod a+r /usr/TeX/lib/tex/fonts/pk*/* (THIS is a bug in SLS)
>I don't remeber the correct name of the fontdir, but I thin k it is
>quite close to it.
I am using TeX from SLS 1.03, and I have been unable to generate .ps
files with dvips. It returns error messages saying that it was unable
to find the fonts though they do exist and are in, supposedly, the
right directories. Am I supposed to link them to some other location