[NTG-pdftex] pdftex.cfg (was: pdfetex as the only engine)

Hans Hagen pragma@wxs.nl
Wed, 10 Mar 2004 10:04:30 +0100


At 09:41 10/03/2004, Thomas Esser wrote:
> > So we simply drop the cfg?

yes

>What about sysadmins who currently have
>   map pdftex.map
>   map +localfonts.map
>
>I.e. it used to be easy to make additional map files generally available.

most users will use the big map file

>Should this information now be sumped into the format, too (via
>manipulated .ini files)?

just put it in a variable in the texmf.cnf file

>Or, are there more reasons to drop the config file?

confusion is one of them

Hans