[tex-k] TL23 test failure, eptexdir/wcfname

ttk at t-lab.opal.ne.jp ttk at t-lab.opal.ne.jp
Tue Mar 21 06:35:52 CET 2023

Hi Ken,

Thank you for your report.
I guess it is a portability issue.

Could you tell me what is the your OS?
Could you test by adding a option -x to grep as shown the attached patch?


Takuji Tanaka

> With TL2023 I'm seeing one test failure in Web2C 2023,
> FAIL: eptexdir/wcfname
> This is on recent Beyond Linux From Scratch, stepping through the
> first part of the script it appears to correctly set the locale to
> C.utf8 [1.], but apparently writing the temp file(s) with non-UTF8 names
> failed.
> Log attached.
> ĸen
> 1. It reported three locales,
> C.utf8
> en_SC.utf8
> es_EC.utf8
>  but seems to have set the envvars for C.utf8.
> -- 
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> all gynaecological probability, someone very famous was born halfway
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