[tex-live] Bug: TexLive 2010 pdflatex -recorder does not respect -jobname under Windows 7

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Thu Jun 23 00:39:57 CEST 2011

On 2011-06-22 at 13:50:48 -0700, Justin Bailey wrote:

 > I'm running TeX Live 2010 on Windows 7, 64 bit. It seems like pdflatex
 > does not (or cannot) rename the FLS file from 'pdflatex<PID>' to
 > '<jobname>.fls'.
 > Pretty easy to demonstrate:
 > 1. Create a simple latex file, a.tex.
 > 2. Run 'pdflatex -recorder a.tex'
 > Result: A file name "pdflatex<PID>.fls" (where PID is the process ID
 > of the pdflatex) will be left behind. "a.fls" will not be created.

This is definitely a bug, but I can't reproduce it on Linux.  The file
should be renamed when TeX is finished.



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