[tlbuild] with-system-lua52 ?

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Thu Dec 19 11:07:23 CET 2013

Hi Peter,

thanks for your answer ... I guess it boils down to:

> (4) LuaTeX requires these same symbols (and more) as well as headers that
> are not installed by the distros.  The only thing one could do is to use the
> headers from the TL tree and build LuaTeX with the installed static library,
> but what would be the gain?

Nothing. Thanks for the explanation!!!!

Now I have something I can tell the Debian people when they come back
again at me angry that I don't use the system libs ;-)))


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