fmtutil(8) teTeX fmtutil(8)

NAME fmtutil - utility for maintaining TeX format files

fmtutil-sys - utility for maintaining TeX format files system-wide

SYNOPSIS fmtutil [ OPTION... ] COMMAND

fmtutil-sys [ OPTION... ] COMMAND

DESCRIPTION fmtutil is used to create or recreate format and hyphenation files or show information about format files.

COMMAND is one of:

--all recreate all format files

--byfmt formatname (re)create the format for format formatname

--byhyphen hyphenfile (re)create formats that depend on the hyphenation file hyphen- file

--help print a summary of commands and options

--missing create any missing format files

--showhyphen formatname print the name of the hyphenation file for the format formatname

OPTIONS --cnffile file specify the configuration file fmtutil should use

--dolinks (not implemented, just for compatibility)

--fmtdir directory set the destination directory for format files generated by fmtutil to directory

--force (not implemented, just for compatibility)

--quiet (not implemented, just for compatibility)

--test (not implemented, just for compatibility)

FILES fmtutil.cnf default configuration file

SEE ALSO kpsewhich(1)

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

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

AUTHOR fmtutil was written by Thomas Esser <te@dbs.uni-hannover.de> and is Copyright 1998 Thomas Esser.

This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <c@eskimo.com>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system and later slightly adapted for the teTeX 3 release.

teTeX February 2005 fmtutil(8)