[luatex] mkluatexfontdb devours memory

Élie Roux elie.roux at telecom-bretagne.eu
Sat May 11 15:00:51 CEST 2013

> 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?

Hmmm, maybe not... I have to say I've never dug into that, but it might 
not, no...

> It's called texmf.cnf here, but I guess that was a typo. What exactly
> should I adapt here?

You should adapt these variables, with the good absolute path values 
(not mine)

TEXMFMAIN = /usr/share/texmf
TEXMFDIST = /usr/share/texmf-texlive
TEXMFLOCAL = /usr/local/share/texmf
TEXMFSYSVAR = /var/lib/texmf

I think it should be enough...

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