[XeTeX] Build error on Linux / Fedora 14

Petr Tomasek tomasek at etf.cuni.cz
Mon Nov 22 18:19:56 CET 2010

On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 06:09:14PM +0100, Peter Dyballa wrote:
> Am 22.11.2010 um 17:33 schrieb Petr Tomasek:
> >I'll see when I'll have time to dig more deeply in
> Maybe it's best to start with the configure step. You have it's output  
> in one window and in other windows you can examine the configure shell  
> scripts and their LOG files. Commonly configure should resolve such  
> problems with variable types. If it does not, then it's likely that  
> this particular software package is not ported to some OS or some of  
> its hardware platforms. Contact its maintainer best. (And ICU is not  
> TeX but IBM.)
> Which ICU release is Fedora 14 using itself or are available? What are  
> the ICU READMEs and other top level short documentations telling?

Even though there is a libicu available on both F12 and F14
I would bet XeTeX uses it's own ICU copy. (It did compile one
at least. And on the F14 the libicu-devel package was not
installed first, but even if I installed it, nothing changed with
the error...)

Petr Tomasek <http://www.etf.cuni.cz/~tomasek>
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