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FS#55491 - [texlive-core] can't build beamer project

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Baptiste (zorun) - Sunday, 03 September 2017, 16:52 GMT
Last edited by Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng) - Saturday, 11 November 2017, 12:31 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No


With texlive 2017.44918-1 I can't build slides in beamer anymore, it fails with:

! Font T1/cmss/m/n/4=ecss0400 at 4.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found.

This is the upstream bug report:

And the (really magical) patch:

After applying this patch it works again.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng)
Saturday, 11 November 2017, 12:31 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  texlive-core 2017.45732-1
Comment by Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng) - Monday, 04 September 2017, 19:55 GMT
The patch is included in beamer 3.43 which was released on 22 Aug 2017, and integrated in TeXLive on 27 Aug 2017.
A new package is needed.
Comment by Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng) - Saturday, 11 November 2017, 12:31 GMT
The package is done.