[XeTeX] Installing xetex in Linux

Sudhaa Gnanadesikan sudhaa.chn at gmail.com
Wed Dec 10 23:00:40 CET 2008

Hi Arno and Peter,
Thanks a lot for your response,I gave sh -v and I am able to see where the
script stops executing:

# fix up symlink possibly lost in ViewVC's tarball generation :(
test -d libs/icu-xetex -o -L libs/icu-xetex || ln -fs
icu-release-3-8-1-source libs/icu-xetex
./build-xetex: test: argument expected

Am not quite sure whats happening here and how to proceed further,am trying
to figure it out.Thanks a lot for your response once again,and it would be
great if you could give me further tips on how to debug this :)

And am sorry,I made a mistake,I am running this on a Unix machine and not
On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 4:27 PM, Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at web.de> wrote:

> Am 10.12.2008 um 22:11 schrieb Sudhaa Gnanadesikan:
> > I have gone through the build
> > script,but am not getting any info about the kind of arguments it
> > expects
> You could try to run it as:
>        sh -v ./build-xetex
> Then you could see which limit does not exist and test fails.
> BTW, which variant and version of "Linux" do you use?
> --
> Greetings
>   Pete
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