Used Cygwin's setup program to auto-download-and-install tetex-base,
tetex-doc, tetex-bin, and tetex-extra and their dependencies. Apparently
one of them got missed. texconfig init reports:
running `mfw -ini -base=mfw -progname=mfw mf.ini' ...
mfw: not found
Error: `mfw -ini -base=mfw -progname=mfw mf.ini' failed
Not sure if this meant mfw was itself missing or that something else
(mf.ini?) was being reported missing by mfw, I put "which mfw" on the
command line and determined that it is the former.
It looks like I'm missing a dependency here.
Cygwin's package search tool on its Web site reveals that the only Cygwin
package with an "mfw" in it is tetex-x11.
Anyone know what gives? I don't intend to be using it under X, so I
should not need to install an X11 package, but the installation of the
base system without the X11 package fails without this "mfw" warning me
that not all the formats have been built... Did the Cygwin folks goof --
and if so, should "mfw" be in another package, is tetex-x11 meant to be a
dependency of the base system after all, or is the base system not
supposed to be complaining about mfw's absence or failing to init
completely without it?
(dreading having to download over dialup a 10+ meg archive most of whose
contents he won't even use...)
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