[NTG-context] ConTeXt and LilyPond problem

Robert Blackstone blackstone.robert at gmail.com
Tue Jun 28 13:19:50 CEST 2016

On 28 Jun 2016, at 12:00 , Mojca Miklavec <mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com> wrote
> On 27 June 2016 at 16:11, Robert Blackstone wrote:
>> Dear All,
>> I am trying to get the combination of ConTeXt and LilyPond working.
>> I copied the example that I found on http://wiki.contextgarden.net/LilyPond
>> , changing the setups a little (I don't have the font  Adobe Jenson Pro).
>> Processing it with mkiv from april this year and earlier produces a pdf with
>> both zapf texts and in between the text: [[output file missing.
>> The log-file says:
>> ---------------------
>> t-filter  . cached output file
>> 'lilytemp/LilyPond-ConTeXt-example-27-06-16-templilypond-0.pdf' missing.
>> Rerunning filter
>> sh: lilypond: command not found
>> t-filter  > file
>> 'lilytemp/LilyPond-ConTeXt-example-27-06-16-templilypond-0.pdf' cannot be
>> found
>> ---------------------
> You first need to get lilypond working from Terminal, otherwise asking
> any other question on the ConTeXt mailing list won't really help much.
> I created a shell script "lilypond" somewhere in PATH, containing [ ......] 
> and then it just consumes processor forever without producing any
> result. I'm not eager to start debugging right now, but just to let
> you know that getting lilypond to work from terminal is a prerequisite
> for getting the module to work.
> Mojca

Thanks Mojca,

I have tried to get lilypond working from Terminal but without success. No idea why. Whatever I do Terminal replies with : cannot execute binary file.
I will now try to get some advice from the LilyPond list. 

Best regards,
Robert Blackstone

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