[tex-live] Just Noticed...

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Wed Jun 23 18:43:31 CEST 2010

On Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 11:08:48AM -0500, Herbert Schulz wrote:
> Howdy,
> I just noticed that when I compile my lualatex test file that uses otf fonts I end up with a luatex-cache folder in the same directory as my tex file. I certainly don't remember that happening before.

The font cache is saved under current directory if TEXMFCACHE is not
set, I thought that texlive-2010 has TEXMFCACHE set, don't?

> Also, the luatex font database was rebuilt although it had been built before. This only happened once so it may be because I hadn't tested since the last time luatex or the otf loader was updated so I'm not worried about that.

You either had an old database with old version, or asked for a font
that did not exist in the old database, either case will trigger
database update.


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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