update-texmf-config - script used in maintainer scripts to trigger tex-common
This manual page documents briefly the update-texmf-config
manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the
original script was designed for Debian packaging system.
is a shell script that is called from maintainer
scripts shipping new map files, hyphenation patterns, or any other TeX input
The script simply activates the respective trigger, namely texmf-map for font
map files, texmf-hyphen for hyphenation patterns, and texmf-format for format
updates. All the necessary action will then be carried out by the tex-common
- Activate the texmf-map trigger.
- Activate the texmf-hyphen trigger.
- Activate the texmf-format trigger.
Further information can be found in
This manual page was written by Norbert Preining <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).