fmtutil(8) TeXLive 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/texlive/>
BUGS None known, but report any bugs found to <firstname.lastname@example.org> (mailing list).
AUTHOR fmtutil was written by Thomas Esser <email@example.com> and is Copyright 1998 Thomas Esser.
This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system and later slightly adapted for the teTeX 3 release.
TeXLive February 2005 fmtutil(8)