[XeTeX] Overfull boxes return status of 0 in XeTeX

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 18:31:56 CET 2016

2016-03-13 18:26 GMT+01:00 Philip Taylor <P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk>:

> mskala at ansuz.sooke.bc.ca wrote:
> > If a script begins with the characters "#!" and the name of a script
> > interpreter, and has the execute bit set, then it can be executed like
> any
> > other program, and the front end can run it the same way the front end
> > would run any TeX engine.  This is a facility of the operating system,
> > often called the "shebang" mechanism, and it is transparent to
> > applications.  There is no need for the front end to know what language
> > the script is written in, nor how to interpret that language.
> As far as I am aware, Mathew, #! is meaningless to the Windows
> command-line interpreter; I /believe/ (but have no first-hand knowledge
> or experience) that its use is restricted to Unix-like systems.

In MS-DOS, Windows, and OS/2 the script interpreter is recognized by a file

> ** Phil.
> Zdeněk Wagner
> http://ttsm.icpf.cas.cz/team/wagner.shtml
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