[luatex] mkluatexfontdb devours memory
Arno.Trautmann at gmx.de
Sat May 11 14:50:44 CEST 2013
Ismo Toijala wrote:
> On Sat, May 11, 2013 at 2:33 PM, Élie Roux
> <elie.roux at telecom-bretagne.eu> wrote:
>>>> sudo fmtutil-sys --byengine luatex
>>> Runs fine for the TeX Live binary, but same errors when using my 0.77
>>> build. Did I miss some step in the build process? Do I have to specify
>>> paths anywhere?
>> I have to say I'm stuck... does someone on the list have an idea?
> I also run Arch Linux and ran into this problem when testing svn
> versions of LuaTeX. Are you sure that you copied the binary into
no, it is at
where all other binaries are. This works fine for the old luatex, also
the PATH is set to this place.
> This is essential because TeXLive is setup to find the texmf
> trees relative to the location of the binary. Élie did include this
> step, but you may have missed it due to its unintuitive nature.
Well, I just replaced the working luatex binary by the one I built. If
it worked for the the old one, it should be fine for the new one, too, no?
> Another possibility is to change the configuration in
> /etc/texmf/web2c/texmf.conf to use absolute paths. I believe this
> should also work.
It's called texmf.cnf here, but I guess that was a typo. What exactly
should I adapt here?
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