[tex-live] luaotfload-database.lua error with TeXLive SVN
wl at gnu.org
Wed Feb 5 19:23:30 CET 2014
>> I've explicitly mentioned in my first mail that I've removed
>> everything related to luatex from `.texlive2013'...
> In my texlive the cache is not in .texlive2013 but in texmf-var.
Ah, ok. This is Windows vs. Unix – I have `texmf-var' in the
>> It's rather the fact that luaotfload is apparently not able to
>> handle old Chinese fonts, for example `avkv.ttf'. [...]
> You can also blacklist problematic fonts.
Certainly, but this is a sub-optimal solution, I reckon. Note that
older versions of luaotfload did *not* cause a problem; the problem
has been introduced recently
>> Who is responsible for this program? Neither --version nor --help
>> gives any contact (which is also a bug IMHO).
> luaotfload has a documentation that you get with the standard
> texdoc. It mentions names and a webpage.
I know that, thanks. But again, this is sub-optimal. Contrary to the
issue with the Chinese fonts this should be rather easy to fix :-)
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