context update in TeX Live

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at
Sun Feb 24 09:49:50 CET 2019

On Sun, Feb 24, 2019 at 7:18 AM Norbert Preining <norbert at>

> Hi Luigi,
> you did an update of context in TeX Live, and during this the contents
> and format of texmfcnf.lua (texmf-dist/web2c/) has changed considerably,
> and above all, the time stamp has gone back one year.
> There is no TEXMFCONFIG definition anymore, the CACHE is different etc
> etc.
> Just wanted to make sure that this was intended!?!?

(amazing gmail client...)
intended but hm... why context has this file then ? I would like to have a
single one if possible.
Anyway : can you revert to the previous one (not in front of my linux box
now) ?

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