Manual Reference Pages - MKTEXPK (1)
mktexpk - create a PK file for a font
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mktexpk is used to generate a
pk file from the METAFONT source files or type1 sources for
font, if possible.
redirect is given, it must be string of the form
n is the number of the file descriptor which is to receive, instead of
standard output, the name of the generated file.
mktexpk is typically called by other programs, rather than from the command
mktexpk accepts the following options:
--bdpi num |
Set the base device resolution.
--dpi num |
Generate the font at resolution
Print help message and exit.
--mag mag |
The METAFONT magnification that corresponds to the combination of
dpi that has been specified.
--mfmode mode |
The METAFONT mode to use.
--destdir dir |
A directory name. If the directory is absolute, it is used as-is.
Otherwise, it is appended to the root destination directory set in the
Print version information and exit.
mode is not specified,
mktexpk tries to determine it from
bdpi. The manner in which this is done is primitive. Since
bpdi doesnt provide sufficient information to uniquely determine a
mode it is strongly recommended that it be specified explicitly.
bpdi dont match, the
mode is discarded.
dpi parameter is redundant, but is not checked for consistency. Worse,
the program will fail if the wrong
dpi is specified.
|Kpathsea 6.2.1 ||MKTEXPK (1) ||1 March 2011 |
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