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NAME fontinst - utility to run TeX as fontinst

SYNOPSIS fontinst package

DESCRIPTION fontinst runs tex(1) with the --progname flag set to pretend to be the program fontinst (affecting Karl Berry paths).


fontinst fontinst.sty

will start tex(1) and give the user an interactive prompt (*) where e fontinst commands can be typed (such as infamily{ptm}{}) .

SEE ALSO tex(1)

The fontinst manual, fontinst.tex.

Web page: <>

BUGS None known, but report any bugs found to (mailing list).

AUTHOR Thomas Esser <>

This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <>, 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).

teTeX May 2000 fontinst(1)