[tex-live] Duplicate Thai patterns reported by XeTeX in TL 2015pretest
jfbu at free.fr
Tue Apr 14 13:47:17 CEST 2015
>> > (1) The difference from yesterday in the case of xelatex.fmt:
>> > xelatex.ini was updated for LaTeX2e <2015/01/01>, and now
>> > unicode-letters.def is used instead of the unicode-letters.tex.
>> > There is no problem here in the new LaTeX2e and xelatex.ini.
>> > (2) For xetex.fmt, nothing is changed.
>> > So it is strange if it was OK yesterday, but it is NG today.
I am off my mac laptop for some hours, and can not test further
until later today. I hope I have not been sending everyone offtrack.
To recapitulate, yesterday I had
1) the pretest from yesterday morning
2) fresh compiled binaries (for mac os x) from the tldevsrc svn trunk.
I moved all binaries after generation to the bin/ of my TL2015 pretest
3) I then regenerated all formats and got no error message
(I did not check the log, perhaps there were some silent errors)
Today I had
1) the pretest from today morning
2) which includes the binaries for darwin 64 bits
I also tried to recompile the binaries but this changed nothing
I *think* I also tried (but that was 2 hours ago and had lunch
in between) with the yesterday (home compiled) xetex binary together
with the today TL2015, and I got the same Duplicated Pattern errors
This made me think indeed something external to xetex had changed
> Ah. Missing entries in unicode-letters.def/tex could easily explain
> the behaviour we are seeing. It could be that the character
> immediately following "ก4ข" is not/no longer defined to be a letter
> (it might indeed be an accent or so).
> The changes between unicode-letters.tex and unicode-letters.def are
> too big to be able to diagnose anything quickly.
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