[luatex] Hyphenation in plain TeX

Paul Isambert zappathustra at free.fr
Fri Oct 8 09:31:26 CEST 2010

  Le 08/10/2010 09:15, Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
> On 10/08/2010 09:10 AM, Vladimir Lomov wrote:
>> Hi.
>> Could someone tell how to make hyphenation work in plain LuaTeX?
> At the lowest level, you have to switch \language before loading the
> patterns. But (question for someone else) I thought luatex-plain has a
> builtin facility for loading multiple patterns ?

In TeXLive at least, comparing the files \input in luatex.ini and 
pdftex.ini doesn't reveal any difference with respect to that. Actually 
LuaTeX loads etex.src and plain.tex, like pdfTeX, and differences 
elsewhere seem immaterial. I can't find any LuaTeX-specific version of 


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