[tex-live] Update problem

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sat Jan 21 04:53:32 CET 2012

Hi Robert,

On Fr, 20 Jan 2012, Robert B. Gozzoli wrote:
> Map mdsymbol.map is the last line in the updmap.cfg.


> Transcript written on "C:/texlive/2011/texmf-var/web2c/updmap.log".
> c:/texlive/2011/texmf/scripts/tetex/updmap.pl: Updating ls-R files.

Looks all fine, no problem.

> I believe now it is working, but just for the future, in case
> something like this happens again. Is it more practical to delete the
> actual installation and do a new installation, or forcing to recreate
> updmap is enough?

reinstallation is not a solution. as reinhard said, bug reports!
But here it is not clear why and what happens, we are still investigating
where this strange return value of 9 can come from, but we have no

I forgot one thing ... sorry, can you run once more
	updmap-sys --force --enable Map=mdsymbol.map
and then followed by
	echo $?
(does that work on Windows? ANyone here please suggest the correct thing!)


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