[tex-live] LuaLaTeX potential problems

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat May 14 23:56:58 CEST 2016

> On May 14, 2016, at 7:02 AM, David Carlisle <d.p.carlisle at gmail.com> wrote:
> Just to confirm this is already reported to the standalone source repository
> https://bitbucket.org/martin_scharrer/standalone/issues/23/no-write18-or-pdfxxx-commands-in-luatex
> David


Thanks for this information. I have a tikz example file that needs to call gnuplot (via \write18) that failed under LuaLaTeX but adding \RequirePackage{shellesc} fixed it up.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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