[NTG-context] texexec.ini not read

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Mar 1 10:38:53 CET 2006


Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> I was trying to make the stand along context work with cygwin using 
> cygwin ruby. Following the advice on the wiki of adding 
> /scripts/context/ruby to rubylib, everything works fine. However, I am 
> not able to enable write18. I copied texexec.rme to texexec.ini and 
> added -shell-escape to all set TeXPassString in texexec.ini. However, 
> I still get
>
> system(mpost .....) disabled
>
> in my log file. Reading through newtexexec.rb it seems that it does 
> not check the ini file. Is this correct? Or am I missing something.
>   
if you run the ruby version of texexec, texexec.ini is not used, since there is no longer an ini file needed

Hans 

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