[luatex] File I/O.

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sat Jul 31 08:44:06 CEST 2010

On 07/31/2010 12:52 AM, Paul Isambert wrote:
> but it really seems archaic in view of what LuaTeX usually does. So does this
> means there's no function like "tex.filewrite(n,message)" that would be totally
> equivalent to (and compatible with) \write<n>{<message>}? I find it quite hard
> to believe, which is why I still think I must have missed something in the
> manual.

It really is archaic. You did not miss anything, somehow we forgot
to add write stream support to the texio library. I'll add a tracker
item for the next beta (it is actually quite trivial to implement).

Best wishes,

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