[XeTeX] Building xetex from source
will.adams at frycomm.com
Wed Jun 14 16:05:11 CEST 2006
On Jun 14, 2006, at 9:53 AM, Stephen Moye wrote:
> That was incredibly easy -- thanks for the information.
Glad to. Just cribbed from e-mails JK had sent me though, so all
props should (rightly) go to him.
> A couple of questions: 1) Can I re-build and re-install at will,
> without any preparatory work?
Yes, but there's a difference to how the svn command should be entered.
I would think the command would be:
svn update http://scripts.sil.org/svn-public/xetex/TRUNK xetex
but when I enter that I get:
At revision 276.
Perhaps there's a bit of time which needs to pass for things to be
> 2) If the next revision comes via i-Installer, do I have to do
> anything different?
I haven't and it works fine.
> I had to set the executable bit on both build-xetex and install-
> xetex -- other than that it was a piece of cake. And the fact the
> xetex now respects the crop box is incredibly useful.
Agreed, and my thanks again to JK.
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