[tex-live] Re: Problem with 11pt Blackboard Bold in TeXLive 2004

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fsci.fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Thu Mar 3 03:36:18 CET 2005

> TeXLive 2003 supplied b-bbold.mf in
> $TEXDIR/texmf/fonts/source/public/sauter, along with the other Sauter
> Metafont files - 46 in all. TeXLive 2004 supplies the other 45 Sauter
> Metafont files in $TEXDIR/texmf-dist/fonts/source/public/sauter but
> omits b-bbold.mf. It is necessary to put that file back in the TeXLive
> 2004 installation (and run 'texhash') to make Akira's work-around above
> work. I think we'd all be grateful to anyone who had a proper fix,
> though.

The following is a part of the mktexmf:

sauterroot=`kpsewhich b-$rootname.mf 2>/dev/null`
if test -n "$sauterroot"; then

Thus a proper fix is to copy b-bbold.mf into

Then mktexmf will generate a correct bbold11.mf.

Best regards,

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