[NTG-context] calling ConTeXt as a background process (SOLVED)

Henning Hraban Ramm hraban at fiee.net
Tue Oct 26 22:13:48 CEST 2010

Am 2010-10-26 um 21:28 schrieb Taco Hoekwater:

> We just had a somewhat similar problem (texlua hung at 100% cpu
> when run via apache) and it turns out, after lots of debugging,
> that mtxrun cannot do anything without $HOME. Perhaps yours was
> a different symptom of the same problem ?

Ah, I didn't check HOME; I'll add that to my environment, just in case.
(But ATM it runs well.)

> try this if you want to test CPU heat generation:
>  $ env HOME= context knuth
> (use one process for each available cpu thread, of course)

I'm using a rented virtual server and won't feel the heat. (And I  
guess the hoster will just throttle or disable it if I try to melt it.)

Thank you!

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