[lltx] getting up to speed

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Fri May 14 14:20:02 CEST 2010

On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 12:23:20PM +0200, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
> Le 14/05/2010 12:15, Will Robertson a écrit :
> > Q1:  Do I need TeX Live 2010-vintage LuaTeX to get the lualatex-dev packages working?
> >      (If the answer to this is not "yes" then I'm in trouble.)
> >      If so, what's the easiest way to do that?
> > 
> Unless I'm mistaken, luaotfload does require a LuaTeX more recent than the one
> in TL09. luatexbase is meant to be compatible with 0.25.4 (not sure if it really
> makes sense, but now that it's done). Some features of luainputenc require a
> recent LuaTeX too. Not sure about the others.
> I think the easiest way to do that is to grab a luatex binary from luatex.org
> and put it in your TL09's bin dir, assuming to installed a "vanilla" TL.

That is essentially what I do (but I build my binaries locally).

 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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