[luatex] require and load_Lua

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Wed Mar 25 00:02:41 CET 2009

Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
> Well, I think Manuel has a valid point.

Just to be clear: I wasn't trying to make a point. I didn't think about it
enough to have a clear opinion on my own, so I was just asking for yours :-)

But if you think the idea is interesting and want to implement it, great!

> When kpathsea is initialized
> anyway, which is either when kpse.set_program_name() has been called
> by the user in a texlua script or in the --lua ini file, or when
> actual typesetting is being done and kpathsea has not explicitly
> been disabled via texconfig.kpse_init=false, then I see no reason
> *not* to use kpathsea as one of the package loaders.
> Perhaps package.loaders will need redefinition anyway, but I assume
> it would be a useful addition to have on by default, especially in
> standalone scripts.
Yes, it could be handy indeed.


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