[tex-live] Two problems solved (but it may be useful to report them anyway)

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Apr 21 00:42:26 CEST 2015

Hi Daniel,

On Mon, 20 Apr 2015, Daniel H. Luecking wrote:
> fmtutil --help one finds one has to use 
> "  #! <fmtname> <enginename> <hyphen> <args>" 
> to disable a format. 
> It turns out that one has to ignore the first two spaces in that 

The first two spaces are just the formatting of the output, and should
not be considered part of the line, as you deduced.

After that spaces are necessary to separate the entries, but how many
is irrelevant. Actually only fmtname and enginename is necessary.

> was in the Tex Live-supplied fmtutil.cnf, but simply  
> copy/pasted them, prefixing "#! ", and all was well.

That is the idea.


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