[tex-live] Lua module 'socket.url' loading problem with getmap
josef.kleber at gmx.de
Sun Jul 15 16:56:52 CEST 2018
Am 15.07.2018 um 15:31 schrieb Akira Kakuto:
> Dear Josef,
>> This also works for me! (pdflatex,xelatex and lualatex)
> I tried following the investigation by Arata Mizuki.
> Please read
> The reason seems to be the update of the used
> compiler and its standard libraries.
I've read the mail, but don't get the story. In
"If locale is the empty string, the current locale is set to an
implementation-defined native locale."
Whatever that might be.
Specifies an implementation-defined native environment. [CX] [Option
Start] The determination of the name of the new locale for the
specified category depends on the value of the associated environment
variables, LC_* and LANG ; see the Base Definitions volume of IEEE Std
1003.1-2001, Chapter 7, Locale and the Base Definitions volume of IEEE
Std 1003.1-2001, Chapter 8, Environment Variables. [Option End]
Here I use two shells: cmd.exe and Cygwin's bash
Aktive Codepage: 850.
It works on both, although getmap.sty takes care to explicitly convert
problematic strings to utf8. I don't see how the the loale can be set to
a specific platform dependant codepage. I would say it's exactly the
Another question would be why I need to reset the locale again, although
it's done by runscript.tlu.
However, it does work! ;-)
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