Bug#557091: Bug#560885: texlive-base: Fails to upgrade
On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 11:36:16AM +0100, Norbert Preining wrote:
> reassign 560885 texlive-binaries
> reassign 560854 texlive-binaries
> severity 560854 important
> severity 560885 important
> severity 557091 important
> merge 557091 560885 560854
> Hi everyone having this problem,
> On So, 13 Dez 2009, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> > fmtutil: Infinite recursion detected, giving up!.
> Please read the bug report 557091, there is a fix. The problem is
> that somehow old lines were taken over into a config file which have
> to be purged.
> We will write some code to fix it.
> Search for the following lines in
> # The following added lines have been transferred from
> # /etc/texmf/fmt.d/10texlive-base-bin.cnf
> #They take precedence over earlier entries
> etex pdftex language.def -translate-file=cp227.tcx *etex.ini
> pdfetex pdftex language.def -translate-file=cp227.tcx *pdfetex.ini
> They should be deleted. That are left overs from old-stable.
Are you expecting us to delete those ourself?
Anyway, I never touched anything related to tex.