[tex-live] Strange update this morning

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Mar 16 20:10:08 CET 2013

On Mar 16, 2013, at 12:21 PM, Robert Alessi <alessi at robertalessi.net> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 07:45:14AM +0100, Denis Bitouzé wrote:
>> Hi,
>> this morning, the TL update looked rather strange (look at the final revision number,
>> 29349, the same for all the packages):
> Since I updated this morning, I can't anymore compile even a minimal
> XeLaTeX like this one:
> -----
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{fontspec}
> \begin{document}
> Hello world!
> \end{document}
> -----
> The log reads as follows:
> -----
> (/usr/local/texlive/2012/texmf-dist/tex/latex/fontspec/fontspec.cfg
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> <argument> \c_keys_code_root_tl 
>                                fontspec/Ligatures/Historical
> l.8 ...tureoption{Ligatures}{Historic}{Historical}
> ?
> -----
> Is anybody experiencing the same error after having fetched this
> update?
> -- 
> Robert


Hmmm... your sample file compiles fine here (although that fix I gave is for other problems we've seen on the MacTeX list). I'm using the file

Hello world!

and get the file list (up to date as of this AM in Chicago using the <http://ctan.math.utah.edu/ctan/tex-archive/systems/texlive/tlnet> repository).

*File List*
 article.cls    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document class
  size10.clo    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX file (size option)
fontspec.sty    2013/02/25 v2.3 Font selection for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX
   expl3.sty    2013/03/12 v4467 L3 Experimental code bundle wrapper
 l3names.sty    2012/12/07 v4346 L3 Namespace for primitives
l3bootstrap.sty    2013/01/08 v4420 L3 Experimental bootstrap code
    etex.sty    1998/03/26 v2.0 eTeX basic definition package (PEB)
l3basics.sty    2013/01/10 v4428 L3 Basic definitions
 l3expan.sty    2013/02/03 v4458 L3 Argument expansion
    l3tl.sty    2013/01/08 v4415 L3 Token lists
   l3seq.sty    2013/01/12 v4434 L3 Sequences and stacks
   l3int.sty    2013/01/13 v4444 L3 Integers
 l3quark.sty    2012/11/04 v4268 L3 Quarks
   l3prg.sty    2013/02/13 v4459 L3 Control structures
 l3clist.sty    2013/01/08 v4414 L3 Comma separated lists
 l3token.sty    2013/01/10 v4428 L3 Experimental token manipulation
  l3prop.sty    2013/01/09 v4423 L3 Property lists
   l3msg.sty    2013/01/08 v4412 L3 Messages
  l3file.sty    2013/01/14 v4446 L3 File and I/O operations
  l3skip.sty    2013/01/13 v4444 L3 Dimensions and skips
  l3keys.sty    2013/02/24 v4461 L3 Experimental key-value interfaces
    l3fp.sty    2013/01/19 v4449 L3 Floating points
   l3box.sty    2013/01/08 v4411 L3 Experimental boxes
l3coffins.sty    2012/09/09 v4212 L3 Coffin code layer
 l3color.sty    2012/08/29 v4156 L3 Experimental color support
l3luatex.sty    2012/08/03 v4049 L3 Experimental LuaTeX-specific functions
l3candidates.sty    2013/03/09 v4466 L3 Experimental additions to l3kernel
   ifpdf.sty    2011/01/30 v2.3 Provides the ifpdf switch (HO)
  xparse.sty    2013/03/12 v4467 L3 Experimental document command parser
fontspec-patches.sty    2013/02/25 v2.3 Font selection for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX

fixltx2e.sty    2008/08/10 v1.1mf fixes to LaTeX
fontspec-xetex.sty    2013/02/25 v2.3 Font selection for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX
  eu1enc.def    2010/05/27 v0.1h Experimental Unicode font encodings
  eu1lmr.fd    2009/10/30 v1.6 Font defs for Latin Modern
xunicode.sty    2011/09/09 v0.981 provides access to latin accents and many oth
er characters in Unicode lower plane
 eu1lmss.fd    2009/10/30 v1.6 Font defs for Latin Modern
graphicx.sty    1999/02/16 v1.0f Enhanced LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)
  keyval.sty    1999/03/16 v1.13 key=value parser (DPC)
graphics.sty    2009/02/05 v1.0o Standard LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)
    trig.sty    1999/03/16 v1.09 sin cos tan (DPC)
graphics.cfg    2010/04/23 v1.9 graphics configuration of TeX Live
   xetex.def    2013/02/04 v0.95 LaTeX color/graphics driver for XeTeX (RRM/JK)

   t3cmr.fd    2001/12/31 TIPA font definitions

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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