[tex-live] Mixed usage of texlive (cygwin,win32)

Angelo Graziosi angelo.graziosi at alice.it
Fri Mar 6 14:33:35 CET 2009

Ken Brown ha scritto:
> On 3/6/2009 7:52 AM, Angelo Graziosi wrote:
>> Now, when I try to build sample2e.tex from the NATIVE Emacs it fails in
>> this way:
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------
>> Running `LaTeX' on `sample2e' with ``latex -interaction=nonstopmode
>> "\input" "sample2e.tex"''
>> This is pdfTeXk, Version 3.1415926-1.40.9 (Web2C 7.5.7)
>> %&-line parsing enabled.
>> ---! c:/cygwin/usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-var/web2c/pdftex/latex.fmt
>> doesn't match pdftex.pool
>> (Fatal format file error; I'm stymied)
>> LaTeX exited abnormally with code 1 at Fri Mar 06 13:19:52
>> -------------------------------------------------------------
> It's possible that this has nothing to do with cygwin/win32.  I got a 
> similar error yesterday after rebuilding the texlive binaries, and the 
> solution was to regenerate the formats:
> fmtutil-sys --all

I have used the binaries I have build on Feb 27 and the texlive/2008 I
mirrored that day, and from Cygwin, the mixed installation I described
works fine.


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