[luatex] finish_pdffile callback

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Feb 9 17:16:48 CET 2018

On 2/9/2018 3:25 PM, Knut Petersen wrote:
> Am 09.02.2018 um 15:07 schrieb Br. Samuel Springuel:
>> I almost always use synctex, so that's a personal possibility, but I'm 
>> also programming for others who might not.
>> What about the `stop_run` callback?  Are the files closed by the time 
>> the final message is being spit out?
> No, it is not. But everything really relevant is written at that point. 
> It is possible to copy the file, complete it using some shell commands, 
> and to process that copy.  See: 
> http://tug.org/pipermail/luatex/2017-December/006692.html for an 
> example. Luatex 1.04 does not complain if you delete the output pdf 
> during the stop_run callback, so it is possible to reuse the original 
> filename. Be aware that the stop_run callback is not used in draftmode.
> In http://tug.org/pipermail/luatex/2017-December/006690.html I proposed 
> a place for a pdf_closed callback.
if there will be one it will be a final wrap up callback, unrelated to 
pdf i.e. pretty late, something wrapup_run


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