has the search path during format creation been changed?

Akira Kakuto kakuto at w32tex.org
Tue Apr 6 22:27:58 CEST 2021

Dear Nobert,

>> You are right. In the new source, for example,
>> c:/usr/work/nul is not readable, while in the old source it is
>> readable. The new source is not applicable for the nul device.
>> I'll change the sources, but please apply fmtutil.pl.diff2 as a
>> workaround until I update binaries.

I tested by changing sources. c:/usr/work/nul became readable.
But unfortunately, I still have



pdflatex test
by using a format created by
fmtutil-sys --byfmt pdflatex.

Sorry I'm completely lost.

> Do you intend to update the win32 binaries at some point, or do we leave
> that for TL2022?

Thus I want to live with fmtutil.pl.diff2.


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