[Context] new building scripts (important)

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Tue Dec 15 15:31:08 CET 2009

On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 14:05, Diego Depaoli wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 8:00 AM, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
>>>>  c) building
>>> on FreeBSD I need some hacks to build pdftex and xetex, but it's  unrelated
>> How ugly hacks? I have added plenty of "hacks" to build stuff on Mac
>> OS X. If you need source patching I'm not sure if I can help (though
>> one can always ask the developers), but if you need some extra
>> switches let me know.
> No, no extra switches needed.
> Hacks are needed by build-xetex if icu is already installed and
> build-pdftex to workaround some bashism.

Do you mean
    export CONFIG_SHELL=/bin/bash
? We can probably add that unless it breaks on any platform, but I
guess it shouldn't (is there any reason that it's not fixed in the
source of pdftex?)


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