TL ConTeXt in minimal setup

Joseph Wright joseph.wright at
Tue Jul 18 16:08:45 CEST 2023

On 18/07/2023 13:52, Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Jul 2023, Joseph Wright wrote:
>> So now I understand why nothing is being triggered. I guess my question is
>> now 'why is this done in the install script rather than listed as an
>> "execute" in texlive.tlpdb? (I guess that would need a short dedicated
>> script.)
> The reason is that Max has developed some lua code that checks for
> changes in the ls-R files, and if they happen, the updates *SHOULD*
> be triggered automatically.
> Now, why that doesn't happen, I don't know, because when I tried it
> it did happen. But I never tried it in that order.
> Does it work when doing:
> - install scheme-infraonly
> - install scheme-context
> up to here you say it doesn't work
> Then
> - install whatever other package, or remove some context package
> After that the whole machinery should be triggered and cache and
> formats be updated for lmtx/luatex.

Hello Norbert,

I tried various additions/removals: no joy.



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