[NTG-context] context (lmtx) segfaults on x86_64 linux
henrimenke at gmail.com
Wed Sep 11 01:19:57 CEST 2019
On 9/11/19 3:50 AM, Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Sep 2019, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 9/10/2019 4:11 PM, Vladimir Lomov wrote:
>>> today I updated lmtx and on simple
>>> $ context --version
>>> I get segfault (in the same time luametatex --version works fine).
>>> Running under gdb shows me that the problem might be in one of 'realloc'
>>> The context from Context Suite (mkiv) works fine.
>>> P.S. I tested on two systems, both runs Archlinux x86_64.
>> can you completely wipe the texmf-cache directory and then run
>> mtxrun --generate
>> context --make
>> (there is a change in bytecode that gets not automatically noticed that
>> can give that crash)
> I had the same issue and completely wiping the texmf-cache fixes it.
> @Vladimir: If you are using the luametatex package from AUR, then the
> texmf-cache is located at $HOME/.cache/luametatex.
I'm receiving the super helpful error message:
! error (lua): function call: no
Maybe some sort of cache versioning is in order to at least give a better error.
> If your question is of interest to others as well, please add an entry to the Wiki!
> maillist : ntg-context at ntg.nl / http://www.ntg.nl/mailman/listinfo/ntg-context
> webpage : http://www.pragma-ade.nl / http://context.aanhet.net
> archive : https://bitbucket.org/phg/context-mirror/commits/
> wiki : http://contextgarden.net
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 833 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
More information about the ntg-context