[luatex] Luatex primitive names

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Wed Mar 11 11:01:29 CET 2009

Heiko Oberdiek wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 09:29:50AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
> LuaTeX 0.25 is part of TL 2008, thus it will be significantly present
> some time, probably years, if not decades.
>   Thus my concern is that using the syntax of version 0.40
> will generate a low level error message, that cannot be understood
> by the "normal" user, forcing him to ask in newsgroups and
> mailing lists or even go away from LuaTeX.

LuaTeX was added to TL 2008 with the explicit understanding that it
was experimental. If users decide to utterly disregard the manual
which says so clearly in red bold print on the first page, that is
their bad. We do not care.


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