[tex-live] [XeTeX] xelatex crashes with a large document (TL2010)

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Fri Jun 25 08:33:15 CEST 2010

On Fri, Jun 25, 2010 at 08:26:26AM +0200, Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
> On 06/25/2010 12:43 AM, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
> >Le 25/06/2010 00:33, Khaled Hosny a écrit :
> >>This don't tell much, you need to build xetex with debug symbols (no
> >>idea how).
> >>
> >I never built XeTeX alone, but if you build it within TeX Live, the Build script
> >accepts a --debug option that should do the trick. In case you have problems
> >compiling, someone can probably send you a suitable binary for i386-linux.
> I had installed TeXLive 2010 from Fedora 13 experimental packages
> (let's say it so) and I removed it, since I thought that the crash
> was caused by the Fedora packaging.
> If there is a way I can install and switch between both Fedora
> TeXLive and TUG TeXLive, I will install Fedora TeXLive again. (I
> know how to disable TUG TeXLive, but not how to enable it.)

You simply set PATH env variable so tug's bin dir comes first, and
deactivate it by reverting that.

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

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