# [luatex] luatex's pause

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Apr 2 09:56:53 CEST 2009

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Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> Can you reproduce it with the TeX Live 2008 binaries?  I suppose that
> the delay is caused by loading the format file, both format files are
> quite different indeed.  I don't see any other difference.

I simply can't run those anymore. I have my system set up for
texlive2009 already.  On my system, I get consistenly get this
(snapshot-0.37.0-2009033014):

\$ time luatex --fmt=pdflualatex \\stop
0.49user
0.02system
0:00.52elapsed

which is quite reasonable. Can someone else try with a recent