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Bug#439709: compiling /usr/share/doc/texlive-games/latex/skak/games.tex gives strange results

On So, 26 Aug 2007, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> xdvi.bin: Warning: Checksum mismatch (dvi = 1473505522, pk = 11952776) in font file /home/zeisberg/.texmf-var/fonts/pk/ljfour/public/skak/skak20.600pk

On Mo, 27 Aug 2007, Frank Küster wrote:
> Same here, and it's not only that:  The boards are totally messed up,

Trivial problem, easy solution: reading the documentation: 

Running games.tex with latex -recorder shows that skaknew/uskak.fd is
loaded, reading skaknew documentation shows that one has to change
--- /usr/share/texmf-texlive/tex/latex/skak/skak.sty	2007-07-04 09:01:21.000000000 +0200
+++ skak.sty	2007-11-13 14:42:38.000000000 +0100
@@ -1456,7 +1456,7 @@
+\def\setup@showboard#1{\font\Skak=SkakNew-Diagram at#1pt%
   % ps setup

This is described in the skaknew readme.

Now it runs.

I will add that to our patch queue ... should be in the next upload of

Best wishes


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