[tex-live] problem in ltluatex.tex

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Mar 2 03:10:41 CET 2016

Hi Ken

the new binaries need changes in the support files which will be included only after the freeze as they are not compatible with the 2015 binaries.

You need to wait till the freeze of TeX Live in about 1 month.



On 2 March 2016 10:30:40 GMT+09:00, Ken Moffat <zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>I normally build from source, using the "recipes" in
>http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/ (they are mine, I
>have to take full responsibility for them ;) but now that we (LFS)
>are coming up to a release I tried using the binary version, from
>20160226 [ we always used to start from the binary, and I still
>recommend it if people want to use the absolute latest versions of
>everything ].
>I have my own test scripts at
>I do not claim they are good, nor that they test everything, but
>they seem to work for me on the from-source build.
>But in the binary, my lualatex test crapped out:
>lualatex lualatex.tex
>This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.80.0 (TeX Live 2015) (rev 5238) 
> restricted \write18 enabled.
>LaTeX2e <2015/01/01>
>Babel <3.9l> and hyphenation patterns for 79 languages loaded.
>Document Class: article 2014/09/29 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document
>! Missing number, treated as zero.
><to be read again> 
>l.140 \newcatcodetable\catcodetable at initex
>? exit
>You want to edit file
>/opt/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/base/ltluatex.tex at line 140
>Line 140 of ltluatex.tex reads:
>\newcatcodetable\catcodetable at initex
>The command I am running is
>lualatex lualatex.tex
>And I'll attach lualatex.tex
>I tried running tlmgr update --all but that reports no updates

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