# [texhax] tabu* and LuaTeX

Arno Trautmann Arno.Trautmann at gmx.de
Tue Nov 15 08:58:27 CET 2011

Philipp Stephani wrote:
> Here is a more minimal example:

Thanks for that useful example!

> \documentclass{minimal}
> \begin{document}
> \begingroup
> \obeylines%
> \endlinechar=10 %
> \global\toks0{
> }%
> \endgroup%
> $\scantokens\expandafter{\expandafter$\the\toks0$}$
> \end{document}
>
> Interestingly, it breaks for LuaLaTeX, but works for plain LuaTeX.

Yeah … I tried to play around a bit and figure out where the differences
are, but did not succeed. Does anyone have an idea what's going on?
Might it be related to fonts? That's the last thing that comes to my
mind that is different between plain and LaTeX.

cheers
Arno