[luatex] updates to various lua* packages breaks..something.

Philipp Gesang Philipp.Gesang at alumni.uni-heidelberg.de
Thu Apr 25 09:29:13 CEST 2013

···<Datum: Thursday, 25. April 2013>···<Von: Ulrike Fischer>···

> Am Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:52:54 +0200 schrieb Philipp Gesang:
> > Thanks for the example. I can confirm those unwanted updates when
> > fontspec includes the euenc definitions (lm).
> I can't confirm that fontspec/euenc is involved. I get the constant
> updates also with this example:

It was just the first package in line to load fonts by filename,
so it will trigger the database update while loading the Latin
Modern fonts.

> >>>Probably an incorrect "file:" lookup.
> This I can confirm. If I use a name lookup instead
> (\font\test=name:Arial)  there is no problem. 

So you can still load both OS and texmf fonts?

> > If you are feeling adventurous, you can locate the file
> > “luaotfload.lua” from your distribution. Make a backup and
> > then comment out the line:
> > 
> >   fonts.define.resolvers.file = fonts.define.resolvers.name
> > 
> > and see if it helps.
> This solves the problem for me too.

Thanks for testing.


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