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Bug 1358502 - luatex: should store cache files in ~/.cache
Summary: luatex: should store cache files in ~/.cache
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: texlive
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tom "spot" Callaway
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-20 20:44 UTC by Florian Weimer
Modified: 2016-12-21 08:00 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 21:14:26 UTC

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Description Florian Weimer 2016-07-20 20:44:58 UTC
luatex puts automatically-generated cache files into a custom directory location, not a subdirectory of the standard ~/.cache directory:

$ ls -l ~fweimer/.texlive2014/texmf-var/luatex-cache/generic/names/
total 148
-rw-rw-rw-. 1 fweimer fweimer   2764 Jul 20 22:41 luaotfload-lookup-cache.lua
-rw-rw-rw-. 1 fweimer fweimer   2769 Jul 20 22:41 luaotfload-lookup-cache.luc
-rw-rw-rw-. 1 fweimer fweimer  17864 Jul 20 22:41 luaotfload-names.lua.gz
-rw-rw-rw-. 1 fweimer fweimer 122871 Jul 20 22:41 luaotfload-names.luc

Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2016-11-25 09:27:19 UTC
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2016-12-20 21:14:26 UTC
Fedora 23 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-12-20. Fedora 23 is
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Comment 3 Florian Weimer 2016-12-21 08:00:59 UTC
texlive-luatex-svn40963-22.fc25.1.noarch appears to use ~/.cache.

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