[luatex] Luatex primitive names

Arthur Reutenauer arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Mon Mar 9 15:54:33 CET 2009


> After all the recent discussion, Hartmut, Hans and myself have been
> emailing about primitives and namespaces and such, and we believe we
> have come up with an extensible solution.

  Your solution sounds excellent, and seems to solve all the issues that
have been raised.

> Third (and this is why the above two functions are needed) starting
> with version 0.40, luatex in --ini mode will contain only the tex82
> primitives and \directlua, no extra primitives *at all*.

  We'd have kind of a boostrap problem if \directlua wasn't included ;-)


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