[luatex] Why is --progname needed?

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Thu Apr 16 23:08:45 CEST 2009


mpg at roth:~% luatex --ini
kpathsea mode needs a --progname or --fmt switch

Why can't the progname be taken from the invocation name in INI mode, just as
pdftex does?

Sorry if the question is stupid.


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