[XeTeX] XeLaTeX inside chroot jail

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Mar 27 01:16:10 CET 2013

On Mar 26, 2013, at 6:50 PM, Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE> wrote:

> Am 26.03.2013 um 20:52 schrieb Grigory Kalabin:
>> When I run xdvipdfmx -vvv simple.xdv I have no warnings or errors and even
>> get pdf, but process finished with 139 exit code.
>> What am I doing wrong?
> Your old xdvipdfmx might be able to find some fonts inside the jailed TeX installation. This behaviour is documented for kind of "TeX legacy fonts", probably meaning those fonts pdfTeX would also find.
> But xdvipdfmx mostly asks the fonts service to pass this or that font face (or variant), according to the given specification. Maybe you just need to run fc-cache inside the jail…
> In other words: xetex and xdvipdfmx can use those fonts fc-list or fc-match can name on the command line.
> --
> Greetings
>  Pete
> One of the main causes of dust is janitors.


Huh!? Since when does fc-list have anything to do with OS X?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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