[NTG-context] bug in new beta

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com
Mon Mar 18 22:03:02 CET 2013

Am 18.03.2013 um 21:58 schrieb Xenia <yoraxe at googlemail.com>:

> On 17.03.2013 11:34, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 3/17/2013 5:24 AM, Jonathan Barchi wrote:
>>> Hans (mostly),
>>> I've seen that font error too, but it never seemed to cause problems
>>> so I've been ignoring it after I realized that.
>>> What I did figure out is that it seems to throw that error the first
>>> time it loads a new font - that is, the first time that a new (known
>>> to mtxrun) font is actually used in a document and loaded into the
>>> cache. The error seems to be due to luatex (? or whatever program does
>>> this) trying to compile a .tma file from the cache into a .tmc file,
>>> but the .tma file doesn't exist. I think it then goes to the .otf
>>> file, loads it, and is OK.
>> Indeed. I fixed it. It has to do with a test for a tmc file (when we run
>> luajittex I need to make sure that a tmb file is generated as these
>> engines have a different bytecode format). I got rid of the message in
>> the new beta.
> Weird, because I still get this error with

1. Delete the cache and let context regenerate it.

2. When this doesn’t help try it with a clean installation.


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