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Bug 2283 - TeX fails to work until texconfig is invoked
Summary: TeX fails to work until texconfig is invoked
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2080
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tetex
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jay Turner
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-04-20 09:43 UTC by jay
Modified: 2015-01-07 23:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-04-20 14:33:26 UTC

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Description jay 1999-04-20 09:43:37 UTC
On a Pentium system upgraded from 5.2 to 5.9, none of the
TeX engines work.  For example "tex foo.tex" complains that
the file tex.fmt is missing.

If you run "texconfig", is does a lot of initial work before
providing the usual initial dialog box.  If you immediately
quit at this point, TeX (and friends) will now work fine.

Comment 1 jay 1999-04-20 09:48:59 UTC
Oops.  This looks like a re-report of bug 2080.   Sorry!

Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-04-20 14:33:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2080 ***

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