[Dev-luatex] luatex in windows

mus47 at voila.fr mus47 at voila.fr
Fri Dec 15 13:03:37 CET 2006

I have installed TeX Live but there is always the same problem.

>>I try to use luatex on windows, but I have the following error message:
>> This is luaTeX, Version 3.141592-0.1-alpha-20060818 (Web2C 7.5.5)
>> kpathsea: Running mktexfmt luatex.fmt
>> luatex.exe: fatal: kpathsea: CreateProcess() failed for `mktexfmt
> 0o☺☻ex.fmt' (E
>> rror c1)
>According to Taco:
>> * luatex-snapshot-20061208-win32.zip
>>           A cross-compiled (mingw) windows binary. This is a web2c
>>           based binary, so it needs a texmf.cnf file (It will NOT
>>          work if you have only miktex installed).
>I'm not using MikTeX, but the TeX Live, so I presume this is the problem.

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