[tex-live] Win32: xelatex -0.999.4 failure to process sample2e.tex
kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Sun Aug 3 01:17:15 CEST 2008
> On 2 Aug 2008, at 6:35 PM, George N. White III wrote:
> > On my Win32/wine even xetex story fails:
> > C:\Testing>xetex story
> > This is XeTeXk, Version 3.1415926-2.2-0.999.4 (Web2C 7.5.7)
> > %&-line parsing enabled.
> > entering extended mode
> > (c:/texlive/2008/texmf-dist/tex/plain/base/story.tex
> > ! Emergency stop.
> > <recently read> O
> > l.7 O
> > nce upon a time, in a distant
> > No pages of output.
> > Transcript written on story.log.
> What does the story.log file show?
> Akira, could there have been some kind of problem with the W32 build?
> The latest code seems to run fine elsewhere, and I can't see why the
> (tiny) changes in 0.999.4 might have introduced this issue.
On windows XP, both of "xetex story" and "xelatex sample2e"
run fine. However on Vista, both of them sometimes succeed
and sometimes fail with access violation (weird).
I'll investigate the problem.
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