[luatex] [luaotfload & fontspec] trunk errors

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Mon Mar 29 07:49:37 CEST 2010

On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 07:45:25AM +0200, Khaled Hosny wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 09:52:20AM +0800, Diederick C. Niehorster wrote:
> > Dear Khaled,
> > 
> > As you suggested, I have gotten the newest luaotfload from github.
> > I've installed it manually by analyzing the makefile, but that should
> > be fine (replaced all the files in $(TEXMFROOT)/tex/luatex/luaotfload
> > and created the directory in $(TEXMFROOT)/scripts/mkluatexfontdb +
> > copied mkluatexfontdb, amongst the other non-vital steps). Ran
> > mktexlsr.
> You can just uninstall luaotfload using tlmgr then installing it in your
> local texmf tree, under *nix:
> $ make TEXMFROOT=~/texmf install

BTW, you don't need to install the mkluatexfontdb.lua script, just run
it from the directory of the downloaded luaotfload (this what I do, any
other method is not tested right now).


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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