[tex-live] TL2010 pretest luatex fails on Solaris 10 sparc

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jun 10 15:05:03 CEST 2010

George N. White III wrote:
> After decompression, the two format files are not the same size:
> $ ls -l solaris/luatex.tmp macosx/luatex.tmp
> 11136 -rw-r--r--   1 X X      1970972 Jun 10 09:06 macosx/luatex.tmp
> 3856 -rw-r--r--   1  X X     1971054 Jun 10 09:06 solaris/luatex.tmp

Can you email me both of them privately?

> So there are two problems: luatex.fmt doesn't appear to be shareable, 

Right. I may be able to fix that.

> and the sparc-solaris binaries don't work on my sparc-solaris-2.10 box.

This is beyond me, as I can run neither.

> There are still some luatex issues:
> $ mtxrun --help
> .../X/texlive/2010/bin/sparc-sun-solaris2.10/mtxrun:2229: bad argument
> #1 to 'gsub' (string expected, got nil)

This in itself is just a lua script error, I'll have to check later
where that comes from.

Best wishes,

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