tex-live performance

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Thu Oct 7 16:46:03 CEST 2021

čt 7. 10. 2021 v 16:06 odesílatel Anton Ertl
<anton at a4.complang.tuwien.ac.at> napsal:
> ...

> Thank you.  I have tried to use the old format with the new binary,
> but unfortunately I get:
> > latex -fmt /debian8/var/lib/texmf/web2c/pdftex/latex.fmt bench
> This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.21 (TeX Live 2020/Debian) (preloaded format=/debian8/var/lib/texmf/web2c/pdftex/latex.fmt)
>  restricted \write18 enabled.
> ---! /debian8/var/lib/texmf/web2c/pdftex/latex.fmt made by different executable version
> (Fatal format file error; I'm stymied)
You have to rebuild the binary formats from the sources with the same
executables. The hyphenation patterns are stored in some binary form
and it is not usually portable between various versions of *tex
binaries. "I'm stymied" is the result of it.

Zdeněk Wagner

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