[tex-live] LuaTeX cache messes with latexmk dependency checking

John Collins jcc8 at psu.edu
Wed Jul 11 19:50:34 CEST 2018

On 7/11/18 6:59 AM, Maximilian Nöthe wrote:
> Hi all,
> In an up-to-date TL 2018, latexmk keeps on running documents, because
> the files
> * texlive/2018/texmf-var/luatex-cache/generic/fonts/otl/lmmono12-regular.luc
> *
> texlive/2018/texmf-var/luatex-cache/generic/fonts/otl/lmroman17-regular.luc
> keep changing.
> As those are cache files, I suppose it's wanted that they change but
> they should probably be ignored
> in latexmks checking of dependencies.
> As latexmk does not seem to have a public issue tracker or even a
> homepage, I'm a bit lost where to report.

Latexmk's author (me) has an e-mail that is listed in the documentation 
and that is also given by running "latexmk --help".  That's the place to 
report problems.

With my test files, I don't find a problem.  Could you send me a MWE 
that triggers the problem.


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