[luatex] Accessing external Lua libraries
andreas.matthias at gmail.com
Wed Mar 24 17:00:49 CET 2021
On Wed, Mar 24, 2021 at 4:00 PM luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 24, 2021 at 3:44 PM Andreas Matthias <andreas.matthias at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Mar 24, 2021 at 2:32 PM luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > You can run luatex --kpathsea-debug=-1
>> > to check what kpse is doing.
>> Well, I can see how TEXMF... variables are expanded, but nothing about
>> Do I have to compile luatex with certain compiler flags to make this work?
> hm no... Have you seen
> 4.2.3 Loading libraries
> in luatex.pdf ?
Ok, my fault. I saw that kpse library was loaded with plain luatex and
Unfortunately, I do not really understand how package.searchers is
working. I'll try
to catch up on this.
Anyway, I'm more concerned about my first question in the original
"init.lua" files: I'd like to load a library with e.g.
when this statement refers to a file ".../foobar/init.lua", not "foobar.lua".
How can I achieve this? I'm sorry if this question is related to my
lack of understanding
of the topic above.
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