[tex-live] testing binaries

Fabrice Popineau Fabrice.Popineau at supelec.fr
Thu Jun 10 11:19:09 CEST 2004

> > The Russian guys convinced me to keep it for the moment (sorry Olaf). I
> > still have to understand if there is a way to workaround their problem
> in
> > reading tex output to the console.
> So it works right now, without any setlocale calls?  I assume that
> means we're depending on "CharToOem" doing the right thing by default.

The setlocale() used to force the code page. CharToOem() will work with the
user's defaults.

> >> for fabrice: mpost.exe is not in the static binary path
> > I can provide one if needed. I have fixed another "space in file name"
> > problem with makempx.exe too.
> There are still "space in file name" issues with mf, mpost in the main
> sources.

Right. Will you fix them the same way you did it with tex?

In texmfmp.c when doing the call to makempx, filenames have to be quoted if
they have spaces. In makempx.c, it is the same when calling mpto.


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