[luatex] missing hoffset and voffset on LuaTeX 0.95 on W32TeX

Luis Rivera jlrn77 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 6 01:07:30 CEST 2016

On 5 September 2016 at 18:04, Akira Kakuto <kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp> wrote:
>> I don't know if this is a bug in the current LuaTeX development
>> version, but when trying to use Lua[La]TeX on W32TeX, the default 1in
>> before both \hoffset and \voffset are missing, so my text is moved up
>> to the left in all pages.
> I'm using W32TeX, and I cannot reproduce the above.
> Are you making your format files yourself?

Indeed: from freshly downloaded macro code.

> In W32TeX, as in TeX Live,
> \pdfvariable horigin = 1 true in
> \pdfvariable vorigin = 1 true in
> \hoffset = 0pt
> \voffset = 0pt
> in distributed format files.

I see; but I can't set up these defaults; perhaps I'm missing some cfg
file, as with pdftex.cfg. Documentation on LuaTeX is both rather terse
and a fastly moving target.


Luis Rivera

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