makeinfo --pdf broken (! Font \circle=lcircle10 not loadable)

Per Mildner
Tue Mar 25 15:57:00 GMT 2014

On Mar 25, 2014, at 4:10 PM, Ken Brown wrote:

> On 3/25/2014 10:45 AM, Per Mildner wrote:
>> I can not get makeinfo --pdf to work on todays Cygwin (same problem in
>> both 32-bit and 64-bit Cygwin installation, on 64-bit Windows 7).
>> It looks as if it can not find the lcircle10 font. I have tried installing most of the texlive-collection* packages but none seem to install that font.
> It's in texlive-collection-latex.  Have you installed it?

Thank you! This solved the problem.

Should not the Cygwin installer resolve this kind of dependency automatically?

>  If so, what is the output of "kpsewhich circle10.tfm"?  Here's what I get:
> $ kpsewhich circle10.tfm

Should be "kpsewhich lcircle10.tfm" I assume, otherwise it finds nothing for me.

> /usr/share/texmf-dist/fonts/tfm/public/latex-fonts/lcircle10.tfm

Per Mildner                           
Swedish Institute of Computer Science

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