[luatex] mkluatexfontdb devours memory
ismo.toijala at gmail.com
Sat May 11 15:01:55 CEST 2013
>> 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.
You're right, I realized after posting that you are not using the Arch packages.
My setup is very similar, except my TeXLive is in ~/.texlive/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?
I just tested this myself and ran into exactly the same problem.
I compiled LuaTeX from the newest svn sources and copied it to bin/x86_64-linux.
> It's called texmf.cnf here, but I guess that was a typo. What exactly should
> I adapt here?
Yes, a typo.
I tried changing TEXMFROOT to an absolute path. It still doesnt't work.
If I don't copy the binary to the right place, it complains that it
cannot find temf.cnf. This means that the file is found when the
binary in in the right place.
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