[Dev-luatex] Luatex beta 0.31.3

Zhichu Chen zhichu.chen at gmail.com
Tue Dec 30 05:09:31 CET 2008


Hi Taco,

I downloaded the code and compiled it on my Leopard 10.5.5 with gcc
4.0.1 from Xcode,
and I got a lot of, almost every one of, objects that have no symbols:
=================================================================
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(autotrace.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(bezctx_ff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(http.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(plugins.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(print.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(utils.o) has no symbols
ranlib ../.libs/libfontforge.a
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(autotrace.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(bezctx_ff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(http.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(plugins.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(print.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: ../.libs/libfontforge.a(utils.o) has no symbols
creating ../libfontforge.la
(cd ../.libs && rm -f libfontforge.la && ln -s ../libfontforge.la
libfontforge.la)
sh -c "ar cru libff.a fontforge/fontforge/*.o fontforge/gutils/*.o
fontforge/Unicode/*.o ffdummies.o luafflib.o"
ranlib: file: libff.a(autotrace.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(bezctx_ff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(http.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(plugins.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(print.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(utils.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadgif.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadjpeg.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadpng.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadtiff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagewritejpeg.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagewritepng.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gio.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giofile.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gioftp.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giohosts.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giothread.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giotrans.o) has no symbols
ranlib libff.a
ranlib: file: libff.a(autotrace.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(bezctx_ff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(http.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(plugins.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(print.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(utils.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadgif.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadjpeg.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadpng.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagereadtiff.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagewritejpeg.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gimagewritepng.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gio.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giofile.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(gioftp.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giohosts.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giothread.o) has no symbols
ranlib: file: libff.a(giotrans.o) has no symbols
=================================================================

I am a little scared. Would there be any potential risks or something?

On Tue, Dec 30, 2008 at 12:42 AM, Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> wrote:
>
>
> Hi,
>
> I have just uploaded luatex 0.31.3. This release has a bunch of
> updates from the development trunk. It is intended as a bug
> release for 0.31.2 only, there are no new features.
>
>  * Closing of files opened by \externalocp.
>
>  * Fix for a locale-related bug that make PDF generation fail
>    with a "Parsing CFF Dict failed" message when including
>    opentype fonts.
>
>  * The included metapost is now version 1.102.
>
>  * PDF rules in vertical modes in RL direction where output
>    in the wrong direction
>
>  * Fix for a crash on Apple fonts that contain a 'bsln' table.
>
>  * The handling of the second argument to fontforge.open() was
>    broken
>
>  * The included libpng is now 1.2.34
>
>  * Handling of ttc files on Windows was broken
>
>
> The archives (just binaries this time, hopefully there will be a
> source package later) can be downloaded from supelec as usual:
>
>        http://foundry.supelec.fr/projects/luatex/
>
> If you need the sources, please check out via anonymous svn:
>
>  svn co svn://scm.foundry.supelec.fr/svn/luatex/tags/beta-0.31.3
>
> Bugs and feature requests can be added to the issue tracker at
>
>       http://tracker.luatex.org
>
> Have fun,
> Taco
>
>
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