mktexmf man page

mktexmf — create a Metafont source file


mktexmf font


This manual page is not meant to be exhaustive. The complete documentation for this version of TeX can be found in the info file or manual Kpathsea: A library for path searching.

mktexmf is used to generate the Metafont source file for font, if possible. For example, ecrm1200 or cmr11.

The name of the generated file is printed on standard output.

mktexmf is typically called by other programs, rather than from the command line.


mktexmf accepts the following options:

Print help message and exit.
Print version information and exit.

See Also

mktexpk(1), mktextfm(1).

Referenced By

dvisvgm(1), kpsewhich(1), mktexpk(1), mktextfm(1).

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Kpathsea 6.2.2 1 March 2011