[NTG-context] context & ltcontrib & luatex

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Tue Nov 16 17:33:36 CET 2010

it seems the recent context from TL doesn't work with the latest
luatex from TLcontrib:
> tlmgr update --all
cannot contact mirror.ctan.org, returning a backbone server!
tlmgr: package repository http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/texlive/tlnet
tlmgr: saving backups to /opt/tex/texlive2010/tlpkg/backups
skipping forcibly removed package collection-texworks
context.x86_64-linux: local: 18903, source: 18902 (reverse, keep)
ifplatform: local: 15880, source: 15878 (reverse, keep)
luatex: local: 20016, source: 20014 (reverse, keep)
luatex.x86_64-linux: local: 19406, source: 19402 (reverse, keep)
metapost: local: 18838, source: 18835 (reverse, keep)
metapost.x86_64-linux: local: 19022, source: 19019 (reverse, keep)
tlmgr: no updates available
> tlc update --all
tlmgr: package repository http://tlcontrib.metatex.org/2010
tlmgr: saving backups to /opt/tex/texlive2010/tlpkg/backups
context: local: 20438, source: 20273 (reverse, keep)
expl3: local: 20360, source: 20101 (reverse, keep)
tlmgr: no updates available
> context tabulate.tex

MTXrun | warning: engine mismatch (luv: This is LuaTeX, Version
beta-0.63.0-2010090921 <> bin: This is LuaTeX, Version
beta-0.64.0-2010111216), forcing remake
MTXrun | running command: luatools --generate cannot open
/opt/tex/texlive2010/texmf-dist/scripts/context/lua/mtx-base.lua: No
such file or directory

MTXrun | running command: luatools --make --compile cont-encannot open
/opt/tex/texlive2010/texmf-dist/scripts/context/lua/mtx-base.lua: No
such file or directory

MTXrun | run 1: luatex
--backend=pdf "./tabulate.tex"This is LuaTeX, Version
 \write18 enabled.

(Fatal format file error; I'm stymied)
MTXrun | fatal error: return code: 1
Can I fix that at my end or do I have to wait for a new context from


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