[Context] Luatex 0.43.0 announcement

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 11:51:06 CEST 2009

On 2009-08-27, Piotr Kopszak wrote:
> I have just built successfully 0.43.0 on lenny ppc. Is there any
> special reason you build on sarge?

Yes. I have tried building on a more recent machine and then quite
some people using older systems were unable to execute the binary. For
you it might not be such a big issue since there are probably not many
linux ppc users wanting to install the latest context while insisting
to keep working on an ancient system :) :) :)

For linux on i386 architecture it's a bit different since the system
is often installed by an admin and user has no choice. (The binaries
built on recent system didn't work on the old contextgarden for


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