[Dev-luatex] Fatal crash with LuaTeX if an encoding file is missing

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Mon Apr 5 04:31:21 CEST 2010

On Mon, Apr 05, 2010 at 12:19:17AM +0100, Graham Douglas wrote:
> Hi
> I have experienced a fatal crash with LuaTeX if an encoding file
> is missing:
> I am using debug versions (built with --nostrip)
> Reproducible in
> This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.53.0-2010032719
> This is LuaTeX, Version beta-0.60.0-2010040417
> --- both are debug versions compiled from source
> All you need to do is rename the encoding file to something
> different mentioned in pdftex.map and the crash is reproducible
> every time.
> [1{c:/msys/1.0/trunk/build/texk/fonts/map/pdftex.map}] )
> (see the transcript file for additional information)
> !LuaTeX error: cannot find encoding file for reading
>  ==> Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced!
> Please let me know anything else I can do which
> will help track this down.

A sample file, with clear steps to reproduce the issue would be the
first step to help others track this down.


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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