Bug#627093: package tex-gyre is ok, it's me...
in the last lines of the pdflatex output there was a reference to a
pdftex configuration file deep in a cache in a hidden directory
(~/.texmf-var/) in my $HOME...
the time stamp on that file was paleolitical (is it a remain from
tetex age>), so i removed the whole stuff and bingo, i can use all the
tex gyre fonts
very sorry about being noisy (and a bit nasty too),
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