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I'm trying to install the garamondx fonts. Following the installation instructions, all this works fine:

sudo mkdir -p /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/web2c
sudo /bin/cp -Rfp * /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local
sudo echo Map >> /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/web2c/updmap.cfg
sudo mktexlsr

until I get to the step:

sudo -H updmap-sys

which leads to:

updmap is using the following updmap.cfg files (in precedence order):
updmap is using the following updmap.cfg file for writing changes:
dvips output dir: "/usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-var/fonts/map/dvips/updmap"
pdftex output dir: "/usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-var/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap"
dvipdfmx output dir: "/usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf var/fonts/map/dvipdfmx/updmap"
pxdvi output dir: "/usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-var/fonts/map/pxdvi/updmap"

ERROR:  The following map file(s) couldn't be found: (in /usr/local/texlive/2013/../texmf-local/web2c/updmap.cfg)

        Did you run mktexlsr?

        You can disable non-existent map entries using the option

I did run mktexlsr, and it gave:

mktexlsr: Updating /usr/local/texlive/2013/../texmf-local/ls-R... 
mktexlsr: Updating /usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-config/ls-R... 
mktexlsr: Updating /usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-dist/ls-R... 
mktexlsr: Updating /usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-var/ls-R... 
mktexlsr: Done.

The map file




What (am I doing/is going) wrong? As you can see from the above, I use Texlive 2013 (on OS X).

PS. I found someone else with the same problem on fr.comp.text.tex, but my French is not good enough for technical problems anymore…

UPDATE: Here's the output in response to Ulrike Fischer's second comment:



pdfTeX warning: pdflatex (file cannot open font map file
Package: fontenc 2005/09/27 v1.99g Standard LaTeX package

File: t1enc.def 2005/09/27 v1.99g Standard LaTeX file
LaTeX Font Info:    Redeclaring font encoding T1 on input line 43.
)) (./garamondx.sty
Package: garamondx 2013/09/30 GaramondNo8 with expert features (Michael Sharpe)


File: t1zgmx.fd 2012/10/29 Fontinst v1.933 font definitions for T1/zgmx.
! Font T1/zgmx/m/n/10=T1-zgm-r-lf at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not
<to be read again>
l.118 \normalfont

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Does the file itself exist somewhere? updmap.cfg is not a map file, it is a configuration file and it is not enough to write the word "" in it. –  Ulrike Fischer Nov 4 '13 at 18:17
It exists in the installation directory in the subdirectory map. You say that it is not enough to write the word "" in it, but isn't that what the installation instructions effectively ask the user to do? –  user1362373 Nov 4 '13 at 18:27
Well updmap-sys is looking for the map-file. So it must be somewhere updmap can find it. If you add to a simple latex file \pdfmapfile{} does the log-file show that it has been loaded successfully? –  Ulrike Fischer Nov 4 '13 at 19:03
I'm going to put the output into an update of my question to better show the content. –  user1362373 Nov 4 '13 at 19:14
So obviously can't be found. Where is it exactly? –  Ulrike Fischer Nov 4 '13 at 19:24

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Following a suggestion by Michael Sharpe, the maintainer of garamondx, I used the getnonfreefonts script, which resolved the problem.

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