[texworks] Seg - OpenBSD - Latest SVN
jonathan at jfkew.plus.com
Tue Nov 25 22:00:30 CET 2008
On 26 Nov 2008, at 09:56, Edd Barrett wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 8:46 PM, Jonathan Kew
> <jonathan at jfkew.plus.com> wrote:
>> On 26 Nov 2008, at 09:38, Edd Barrett wrote:
>>> I don't know the repro steps on this, but I have had this twice on
>>> editing session this eve:
>>> Error: PDF file is damaged - attempting to reconstruct xref table...
>>> Error: Couldn't find trailer dictionary
>>> Error: Couldn't read xref table
>>> Error: Couldn't open file
>>> zsh: segmentation fault (core dumped) ./texworks
>>> It happens after a CTRL+T
>>> Sorry I cant provide more details.
>> Can other programs open the PDF file involved?
> Yes, XPDF can. Althought the document is incomplete, as tex ran out
> of memory.
Hmm, interesting. How about evince, if you have it?
> I should be able to up the limits of the main memory, but it seems
> to ignore me:
> x31% kpsewhere texmf.cnf
> x31% grep main_memory /usr/local/share/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf
> % main_memory.hugetex = 20000000
> % main_memory is relevant only to initex, extra_mem_* only to non-ini.
> % Thus, have to redump the .fmt file after changing main_memory; to
> main_memory = 6000000 % words of inimemory available; also applies
> to inimf&mp
> still complaining about 3000000...
> Confused (and frustrated...). This assignment is due in 2 days :(
Did you regenerate the .fmt file you're using? (And are you sure it's
actually using the new one at runtime, not finding an older one in
another web2c directory?)
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