[NTG-context] Debian/texlive/context: Segfault in mpost

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Nov 8 19:05:29 CET 2006

On Mit, 08 Nov 2006, Johan Sandblom wrote:
> texlive-metapost/testing uptodate 2005.dfsg.2-2
> texlive-base/testing uptodate 2005.dfsg.2-3
> texlive-common/testing uptodate 2005.dfsg.2-3
> texlive-base-bin/testing uptodate 2005.dfsg.2-2
> and the new context package from www.tug.org/texlive/Debian version
> 2006.08.08 the following text file processes without error but has no
> graphic

Strange enough, on my computer I don't see this problem. The file
contains the graphics.

> johans at smoke:~$ mpost -progname=metafun -mem=metafun mptest-mpgraph.mp
> This is MetaPost, Version 0.901 (Web2C 7.5.5)
> (mptest-mpgraph.mpSegmentation fault

> johans at smoke:~$ locate metafun.mem
> /etc/texmf/web2c/metafun.mem
> /var/lib/texmf/web2c/metafun.mem

Maybe some other files in /etc/texmf/web2c are interfering. metapost
pool files would be an idea. Can you send me the list of files in

I have thee ONLY mktex.cnf!!!

Best wishes


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Debian Developer <preining at debian.org>                         Debian TeX Group
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