[tex-live] status of Utah TeX Live 2016 binary archive

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Sat Sep 3 02:14:52 CEST 2016

On Fri, Sep 02, 2016 at 11:23:33AM -0600, Nelson H. F. Beebe wrote:
> That increases the count to 102 distributions.
> An attempt to build TeX Live 2016 on the new Fedora 25 (alpha) x86-64
> failed with the default gcc (6.1.1 20160721 (Red Hat 6.1.1-4)) because
> of an internal compiler failure in g++ while compiling the file.
> texk/dvisvgm/dvisvgm-src/src/ToUnicodeMap.cpp.  Adding the -g option
> to that step seemed to fix the problem, but the build again died.
> I then switched to clang 3.8.0, but that failed in compilation of
> libs/poppler/poppler-src/goo/GooList.cc.

Not particularly relevant to your problem, but in LFS (x86_64, no
32-bit, /lib64 as a symlink to /lib) the 2016 source built fine with
both gcc-6.1.0 and gcc-6.2.0.

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for them.'     -- Small Gods

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