Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 448448
Pdflatex cannot make docs with metapost because supp-pdf.tex in texlive-texmf-context is missing
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:29:28 EDT
Description of problem:
It's great you now use texlive, however the default installation does not allow
one to use pdflatex to build documents that include MetaPost figures. The
reason is the release fails to make supp-pdf.tex available. To fix the problem,
the default release should include texlive-texmf-context. Any attempt to
install a metapost package should make sure texlive-texmf-context is also installed.
The attached gzipped tar files includes a LaTeX document with a MetaPost figure.
Type make in the directory, and then study the file doc.log.
The file supp-pdf.tex is missing
doc.pdf is generated.
Created attachment 306713 [details]
Doc made from metapost and pdflatex
Created attachment 306714 [details]
Doc log showing the use of supp-pdf.tex
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