[Dev-luatex] dev-tex/luatex-0.63.0: gives a warning under Gentoo

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Tue Mar 1 17:59:05 CET 2011


On Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 05:52:23PM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 1-3-2011 12:52, Toralf Förster wrote:
> >
> >Hans Hagen wrote at 11:05:40
> >>On 28-2-2011 9:26, Toralf Förster wrote:
> >>>     usr/bin/luatex
> >>>
> >>>   * QA Notice: Package has poor programming practices which may compile
> >>>   *            fine but exhibit random runtime failures.
> >>>   * luatexdir/luafontloader/fontforge/fontforge/nouiutil.c:49: warning:
> >>>   attempt
> >>>
> >>>to free a non-heap object 'buffer'
> >>>
> >>>   * Please do not file a Gentoo bug and instead report the above QA
> >>>   * issues directly to the upstream developers of this software.
> >>>   * Homepage: http://www.luatex.org/
> >>
> >>- no test file attached
> >>- no info about version etc
> >>
> >>so 'bad bug report practice' -)
> >>
> >>Hans
> >
> >Well - it is version 0.63 and I've attached the build log file.
> 
> Yes, but what puzzles me is the 'random runtime failures' so what
> font is the one that triggers it?

Looks like automated QA tool, so just a preemptive warning.

Regards,
 Khaled

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