[luatex] Finding user-specific Lua binary packages
dirk.laurie at gmail.com
Mon Mar 16 12:03:00 CET 2015
2015-03-16 12:01 GMT+02:00 luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com>:
> well a C modules compiled is a binary, so it could be reasonable.
I can see why LuaTeX prefers seaching via kpse. I can't see why
searching on package.path and package.cpath is completely
discarded. They should be retained as the last fallbacks in
> But in any case
> package.loadlib (libname, funcname)
> should work (libname is something like /<my_path>/core.so).
That works fine for satisfying external references from C packages.
I.e. if I write a .so that needs liblapack.so, then I should loadlib that.
But It does not produce Lua-visible objects. It cannot replace
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