[luatex] luatex-0.95.0 on Debian: fmtutil problem

Norbert Preining norbert at preining.info
Thu Mar 23 07:30:57 CET 2017

HI Eduardo,

> This - a slight modification of your first suggestion - made
> the luatex-0.95.0 binary in /usr/bin/ able to access texmf.cnf:
>   cp -s /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/web2c/texmf.cnf \
>         ~/usrc/luatex/0.95.0/build/

Ugg, that is ugly. You want to remove the build directory
at some point, right?

> However, when I run
>   fmtutil --byengine luatex

First of all, you should quite probably *no* use fmtutil but
fmtutil-sys ... 

>   (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/plain/config/luatex.ini

Where does this file come from? Which Debian are you working on?
I have that file in


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