[NTG-context] Installing MKiv

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at gmail.com
Sun Aug 12 22:45:00 CEST 2007


On 8/12/07, Jean Magnan de Bornier <jm.bornier at free.fr> wrote:
> luigi wrote:
> | > Hi all, Following nice reports I read on the list as well as the mag-12
> | > instructions I installed a context minimal linux distribution and
> | > lua-5.1.2.
> | hmm, try
> | http://www.lua.org/ftp/lua-5.1.tar.gz
> >
> | > % engine=luatex
> | > \starttext
> | > Hello from luatex
> | > \blank
> | > LUA
> | > \startlua
> | > a = 1.5
> | > b = 1.8
> | > c = a*b
> | > tex.print(c)
> | > \stoplua
> | > \stoptext
> | on a linux box
> | $>texmfstart texexec --pdf test.tex
> | compile well.
> | Are you under linux ?
>
> Yes, I ought to have said that first!!
>
> Now here is what I tried just now:
>
> 1/ reinstall lua by hand
> 2/ remove everything in /usr/local context, and unzip again justtex and
> linuxtex
> 3/ rename /usr/local/texlive to some name unknown from my path (surely
> wasn't necessary, but let's try anything...)
> 4/ edit setuptex and defined $TMP and $TEXMFCACHE there
> 5/ . setuptex
> 6/ texexec --make --all --pdftex
> 7 /texexec --make --all --xetex
> 8/ texexec --make --all --luatex
> 9/ luatools --generate
> 10/ luatools --ini --compile --verbose cont-en
>
> And again, context complains the same way:
>
> TeXExec | unable to fix backend map path
> TeXExec | running: luatools --fmt=cont-en test.tex
>
> LuaTools | using format name /tmp/luatex-cache/context/formats/cont-en.fmt
> LuaTools | no luc/lua with name /tmp/luatex-cache/context/formats/cont-en
> LuaTools |
> LuaTools | runtime: 0.12 seconds
> TeXUtil | unable to locate test.tui
>
> actually then, even pdftex is broken!
>
> I'm certainly missing something obvious?
hmm maybe mktexlsr
5a/ mktexlsr ; luatools --generate
6/ texmfstart texexec --make --all --pdftex
7/ texmfstart texexec --make --all --luatoolss
-- 
luigi
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