[luatex] Using a Lua C .so module with LuaLaTeX

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Tue Nov 17 13:14:38 CET 2015

On Tue, Nov 17, 2015 at 12:48 PM, luigi scarso wrote:
>> Luigi, what exactly does the following chunk of code do in build.sh?
>> if [ "$STRIP_LUATEX" = "FALSE" ]
>> then
>>     export CFLAGS
>>     export CXXFLAGS
>> fi
> uh.. it's there from beta-0.72.0.. I don't remember.
> Could be a leftover from the --debug switch, probably not all the code taken
> the -g switches correctly at that time.
> We will  remove for TL 2016, if the case.

My question is: can you explain the difference?

I'm unable to understand what is different when you call that export
and when you don't. Because the --nostrip binaries are 50% bigger even
after I run strip manually and this seems like the only place one
could blame for the difference.


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