UPDATE-FMTUTIL(8) System Manager's Manual UPDATE-FMTUTIL(8)
update-fmtutil - shell script to generate /var/lib/texmf/web2c/fmtu-
This manual page documents briefly the update-fmtutil command. This
manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because
the original script was designed for Debian packaging system.
update-fmtutil is a shell script to generate /var/lib/texmf/web2c/fmtu-
til.cnf from files in /etc/texmf/fmt.d/*.cnf
The main tetex-bin provides 00tetex.cnf only and we assume that other
TeX related packages should provide files with necessary contents. The
two digit numeral determines the order in which update-fmtutil read a
A user who wants to customize /var/lib/texmf/web2c/fmtutil.cnf should
add, for example, 22myfmt.cnf in /etc/texmf/fmt.d/ and run 'update-
-v Show verbose messages.
This manual page was written by Atsuhito Kohda <kohdaATdebian.org>, for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).