[Dev-luatex] Floating point exception

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 20:36:05 CET 2009

On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 6:50 PM, Javier Múgica wrote:
> I should try first which version is the last working for me and which one is
> the first not working. But before anything I should update my Ubuntu Linux,
> which is some two years old. I won't be able to do that till the summer, but
> that is no problem since I usually use Windows on the same computer, and
> there I do not get the exception.
> So don't worry very much about it, it is llikely to be solved when I install
> a newer Linux.

It's probably not about the wrong version, but about trying to use a
binary compiled on a recent linux on some too old system.

Can you please try the following two binaries:
1.) http://foundry.supelec.fr/frs/download.php/700/luatex-beta-0.30.3-linux2.6-i386.tar.bz2
2.) http://minimals.contextgarden.net/current/bin/luatex/linux/bin/luatex

If I'm suspecting right, the first one should fail and the second one
should work. (And if you compile it yourself, it should work in any


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