[NTG-context] string capacity exceeded

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Mar 30 23:40:19 CEST 2015


On 3/30/2015 11:16 PM, John Culleton wrote:
> I get this message in a file where I am using
> many external figures:
>
> error on line 1 in file chapter2.tex: ! TeX
> capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=10000]
>
> The wiki says:
> In texmf.cnf fix the value that has been reported
> as too small...
>
> In texmf.cnf I raised this parameter from 5000 to
> 15000:
>
> stack_size = 5000       % simultaneous input
> sources
>
> But got the same message.
>
> Any hints? Do I need to reboot something to make
> this new size be in effect?

context doesn't use texxmf.cnf but after texmfcnf.lua ... after adapting 
that file, run

context --make

Hans


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