[NTG-context] win64 : luatex is not recognize as an internal command

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed May 25 00:42:51 CEST 2016


On 5/25/2016 12:10 AM, Jean-Pierre Delange wrote:
> I answer to Hans, Alan and me. In order to install Context on Windows 10, don't forget to restart the system when you have installed ConTeXt MK IV (Standalone) and set all the stuff (PATH, etc.).
> I used to know about restarting the opsys on Windows, but I've forgotten it...

normally you only need to restart the process that needs the adapted 
path (console or editor)

> To Hans : total runtime for 'context --make' = 13,513 s.

ok, that's better (still twice the time than an i7 with ssd)

> Thanks
>
> ----- Mail original -----
> De: "Jean-Pierre Delange" <adeimantos at free.fr>
> À: "mailing list for ConTeXt users" <ntg-context at ntg.nl>
> Envoyé: Mardi 24 Mai 2016 20:29:04
> Objet: Re: [NTG-context] win64 : luatex is not recognize as an internal command
>
> Hi Hans and others,
>
> 1) Yes, I have set the PATH to /context/tex/texmf-win64/bin (set PATH=%PATH%).
> For this ConTeXt installation, I run ConteXt on Windows x64, on an Intel i5Core, with 8Go RAM on a 500Go Barracuda 7200t/mn hard drive. I'll try it on a Mac OS X Mavericks or Yosemite (in virtualization).
> I use to test ConTeXT on a Intel i3Core Lenovo Laptop, where ConTeXt is installed on Ubuntu and Windows 10 and run without any problem.
>
> 2) Each time I do a 'context --generate' on the Intel i5Core, the process is quick (less than 10 s.), but with 'context --make', the proces takes more or less than 35 sec.
>
> JP
>
> ----- Mail original -----
> De: "Hans Hagen" <pragma at wxs.nl>
> À: "mailing list for ConTeXt users" <ntg-context at ntg.nl>
> Envoyé: Mardi 24 Mai 2016 18:56:44
> Objet: Re: [NTG-context] win64 : luatex is not recognize as an internal command
>
> On 5/24/2016 5:57 PM, Jean-Pierre Delange wrote:
>>
>> Dear list,
>>
>> I am currently testing and experimenting such things as a brand new installation (Context Process 0.63 2016.05.22 15:18) on a Windows x64 computer.
>> I have made a new installation of ConTeXt Standalone (with TeXWorks), downloading the *.zip file, etc.
>>
>> 1) Download the context-mswin.zip in C:\[...]\Documents;
>> 2) mkdir 'context' => cd 'context'
>> 3) Unzip it and launch context-setup.bat in the new C:\[...]Documents\context
>> 4) Then, go to \context\tex and launch 'setuptex';
>> 5) Then again, cd \context\tex\texmf-win64\bin and do : 'context --generate', and 'context --make'.
>>
>> As a result, the compilation after context --generate is 0,988 s. (and much more than 1 sec with 'context --make' command, which needs usually more than 30 sec. to compile) and after context --make I obtain a \dumpdump message with this cryptic sentence (in French) : 'luatex' is not recognized as an internal or external command, an executable program or a command file.
>>
>> And when I try to do this :
>> \ starttext
>> \startsection[title={Testing ConTeXt}]
>> This is my {\em first} ConTeXt document.
>> \stopsection
>> \stoptext
>>
>> Here is the result : mtx-context | fatal error: no return code, message: luatex: No such file or directory
>>
>> I have missed something ... but what is it ?
>
> is there a texmf-win64 directory someplace?
>
> btw, 30 sec for making a format sounds a lot to me (normally it takes me
> around 4.5 sec for one format including generating the file database, a
> few year old laptop but with an ssd) ... or is your console slow (if you
> run a lot from the console it makes sense to use 'conemu' as consoles -
> on any os - take some runtime due to the way tex flushes)
>
> Hans
>
>
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