[luatex] Q: What is a "running" glue dimension in rule node?
heiko.oberdiek at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 12 10:10:25 CET 2010
On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 09:32:51AM +0100, Patrick Gundlach wrote:
> \vrule width 1mm
> and this looks like it turns out to a node like this:
> rule: width=186467, height=-1073741824, depth=-1073741824
> Now looking at the reference manual, it states (188.8.131.52) that the special
> value "-1073741824" is used for ?running' glue dimensions. What is a
> running glue dimension? Does that mean that there is no height and depth
> given in TeX's input?
The height and depth will be taken from the surrounding box.
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