print/cm-super size mismatch

Michel Talon talon at
Tue Dec 16 07:27:30 PST 2008

Stephen Montgomery-Smith wrote:
> I had this problem yesterday, when it was fixed last week.  My guess is 
> that that the bug is not "still there" but that it was "renewed."  I am 
> thinking that distfile was updated yet again.

By the way, does someone knows why cm-super is listed as a dependency of 
print/teTeX while it is obviously *not* necessary to run teTeX and is a
very big download? 
Notably since there exist other conversions of the Computer Modern fonts 
to Type1 requiring infinitely less space than cm-super, for example:


Michel TALON

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