Re: How to install extra TeX fonts without crud?
- Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:13:52 +0300
- From: Reco <recoverym4n@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to install extra TeX fonts without crud?
On Thu, Aug 31, 2017 at 08:36:30AM -0500, Mario Castelán Castro wrote:
> On 31/08/17 02:48, Curt wrote:
> > One way is to download the deb file and install it via 'dpkg -i
> > texlive-fonts-extra_2016.20170123-5_all.deb'.
> Thanks you for your reply.
> Won't dpkg refuse to install because of missing “dependencies”?
Of course it will. So you have to cheat:
apt download texlive-fonts-extra
dpkg -x texlive-fonts-extra*deb /tmp/1
mkdir -p ~/.fonts/texlive-fonts-extra
mv /tmp/1/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/fonts/truetype ~/.fonts/texlive-fonts-extra
# Everything else you might need from /tmp/1/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/fonts/
rm -rf /tmp/1 texlive-fonts-extra*deb
Installing these fonts systemwide is left as an exercise for the