kpsetool man page

kpsetool — script to make teTeX-style kpsetool, kpsexpand, and kpsepath available

Synopsis

kpsetool [ Options... ] COMMAND

kpsexpand [ Options... ] STRING

kpsepath [ Options... ] PATHTYPE

Description

kpsetool is a Bourne shell script that makes a teTeX-style kpsetool, kpsexpand, and kpsepath available. kpsetool uses web2c´s (new) kpsexpand binary, so the syntax for kpsexpand is incompatible with teTeX´s as of version 0.4.

Options

-m mode
set Metafont mode
-n progname
pretend to be progname to kpathsea
-p
act like kpsepath(1)
-v
act like kpsexpand(1)
-w
act like kpsewhich(1)

Usage

PATHTYPE can be

base
Metafont memory dump
bib
BibTeX bibliography source
bst
BibTeX style files
cnf
Kpathsea runtime configuration files
dvips_config
dvips config files
dvips_header
dvips header files
fmt
TeX memory dump
gf
generic font bitmap
mem
MetaPost memory dump
mf
Metafont source
mfpool
Metafont program strings
mp
MetaPost source
mppool
MetaPost program strings
mpsupport
MetaPost support files
pict
Other kinds of figures
pk
packed bitmap font
tex
TeX source
texpool
TeX program strings
tfm
TeX font metrics
troff_font
troff fonts
vf
virtual font

See Also

kpsewhich(1)

Kpathsea: A library for path searching (info or DVI file)

Web page: <http://tug.org/teTeX/>

Bugs

None known, but report any bugs found to <tetex@dbs.uni-hannover.de> (mailing list).

Author

kpsetool was written by Thomas Esser <te@dbs.uni-hannover.de> in March, 1997. kpsetool is in the public domain.

This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <c@eskimo.com>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system. It may be used by other distributions without contacting the author. Any mistakes or omissions in the manual page are my fault; inquiries about or corrections to this manual page should be directed to me (and not to the primary author).

Referenced By

kpsepath(1) and kpsexpand(1) are aliases of kpsetool(1).

September 2000 teTeX teTeX