[XeTeX] DVIasm

Philip Taylor P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Sun Feb 7 10:48:06 CET 2016

Dear Khaled --

In the thread at http://sourceforge.net/p/xetex/feature-requests/19/,
you wrote :

> 2014-07-19
> The new dviasm is now hosted on GitHub:
> https://github.com/khaledhosny/dviasm, it should handle most aspects
> of XDV files that current versions of XeTeX use. If there are no
> major issues, I intend to upload it to CTAN sometime next week.

> The new dviasm has been uploaded to CTAN.

I downloaded the most recent version available from Github yesterday,
installed the most recent Python available for Windows, but 'dviasm'
nonetheless reports :

> $ dviasm hyperlinks.xdv
>   File "D:\(elided)\Oral history\TeX\Source\dviasm.py", line 73
>     raise AttributeError, 'Bad DVI file: %s!' % msg
>                         ^
> SyntaxError: invalid syntax
> $

Can you advise, please ?
Philip Taylor

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