[tex-live] ptex building fails (fix)

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Sun May 30 11:23:18 CEST 2010

On Sun, May 30, 2010 at 11:13, Norbert Preining wrote:
> On So, 30 Mai 2010, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
>> It seems that "ptex's version of babel" doesn't properly handle
>> language synonyms. But I may just as well be wrong. After renaming
> Yes, ptex does not use hyph-utf8, but its own shipped hyphen
> files.

See also
(Akira posted some other answer that has probably not been approved
yet). I'll send an answer to that in a few minutes.

But that's a different issue from the one that I'm reporting here.
This one has to do with synonyms in language.ptx and is unrelated to
the need for the second version of patterns.

> It is a pain, and in the long run we want to get rid of
> that, but currently the test for utf8 capable does not work
> with ptex.
> If we *could* get that sorted out before release that would
> be phantastic.

I'm ready to fix that, but I would need Akira's (or someone else's) directions.


More information about the tex-live mailing list