[lltx] luatexbase and module version
elie.roux at telecom-bretagne.eu
Sat May 11 09:31:59 CEST 2013
> luatexbase-modutils provides means to test if and what version of a
> module is loaded. I want to test if a certain version of package
> luatexbase-attr is loaded, but the attached code returns nil.
It's true, the luatexbase modules don't use the module functions. I will
change it very soon.
> Alternatively, I could check if a particular feature foo is present via
> if luatexbase.foo then
> instead, but I wonder why applying the interface provided in
> luatexbase-modutils to package luatexbase shouldn't work.
There is no valid reason...
> BTW, as you can see from the log file, package luatexbase-attr from
> luatexbase v0.6 identifies itself as 2011/05/24 v0.4. I know, there
> have indeed been recent changes to luatexbase-attr. Is that package
> version and date intentional?
No, this is clearly wrong, my bad...
I'll upload a new version today or tomorrow...
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