[tex-live] No cont-nl.fmt in Tex Live 2013

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Fri Feb 28 16:58:15 CET 2014

On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 11:46 PM, Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Feb 2014, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
>> installation time and only serves a very tiny fraction of users), but
>> the format is listed in context.tlpsrc
>> (/usr/local/texlive/2013/tlpkg/tlpobj/context.tlpobj), so it should
>> work on request.
> No, that is wrong. Read the line:
>         execute AddFormat name=cont-nl mode=disabled ....
>                                        *************
> that means that the format line is added to the fmtutil.cnf file,
> but commented.
> Thus the format is not build.
> If you want to have it, you have to adjust it. Best is to add a
>         fmutil-local.cnf
> as explained in tlmgr man page.

OK, I'm sorry. I thought that "disabled" meant that the format
building is disabled by default, but would build on demand, in the
same way as fonts are built from (metafont) sources when the user
requests them.


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