[tex-live] Win32: xelatex -0.999.4 failure to process sample2e.tex

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Tue Aug 5 03:24:37 CEST 2008

> > I can reproduce the crash on xp and w2k, although xelatex doesn't
> > crash on all files. On vista, sample2e is ok and story compiles the
> > first time around but not next times.  Deleting story.* doesn't
> > help, deleting xetex.fmt does help.
> >
> > After a crash, the logfile mentions `access violation'.
> I see that as well.
> > Might it be that the new xetex depends on Windows components which
> > are not always present on Western Windows versions?

I'll build new XeTeX (xetex.exe and a small xelatex.exe) tonight.
There is no xetex.dll. Please test them.


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