[luatex] [Dev-luatex] luatex beta 0.40.0

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Mon Apr 27 19:12:08 CEST 2009

On Mo, 27 Apr 2009, Elie Roux wrote:
> The only thing that may miss is the luatex-plain.mem file. This file 
> allows the luamplib package to work: it needs a metapost mem file 
> generated for the same version of mplib LuaTeX has. The name 
> luatex-plain.mem will be the name of the mem file in TeXLive 2009. Is it 
> possible to add a script to generate this file when luatex is updated in 
> Debian? I wrote a small lua script (to call with texlua) to generate it:
> http://tug.ctan.org/get/macros/luatex/generic/luamplib/luamplib-createmem.lua 
> (you can call it with no option).

I will check that out.

> I must say I don't know the policy of Debian in this field... but could 
> the debian package include the packages in 
> http://tug.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/luatex/ ?

Are they tightly integrated into luatex? I mean, should they only be
updated when luatex is updated, or separate packages?

Best wishes


Dr. Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>        Vienna University of Technology
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