fmtutil errors

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at
Tue Aug 11 23:21:52 CEST 2020

On 2020-08-11 at 20:31:36 +0200, Amir Zia wrote:

 > I am getting errors like this when installing the texlive-core package:
 >  "fmtutil [ERROR]: not building xetex due to missing engine: xetex"
 > in this particular case, is it because I have not installed texlive-xetex
 > yet ?

I think so.  Does the message disappear if you install texlive-xetex?


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