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update-texmf - shell script to generate /etc/texmf/texmf.cnf

UPDATE-TEXMF(8) System Manager's Manual UPDATE-TEXMF(8)

NAME

update-texmf - shell script to generate /etc/texmf/texmf.cnf

SYNOPSIS

update-texmf [options]
 

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the update-texmf command. This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original script was designed for Debian packaging system.
update-texmf is a shell script to generate /etc/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf from files in /etc/texmf/texmf.d/*.cnf
A user who wants to customize /etc/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf should add, for example, 22mymacro.cnf in /etc/texmf/texmf.d/ and run 'update-texmf'.

OPTIONS

-v, --verbose
Show verbose messages.
-d, --debug
Show debugging information, and don't delete temporary files. Implies --verbose.
-o, --output FILE
Generate output in FILE instead of /etc/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf.

SEE ALSO

Further information can be found in /usr/share/doc/tex-common/README.Debian.{txt,pdf.html}

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Atsuhito Kohda <kohda@debian.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
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