[Dev-luatex] LuaTeX build error on sparc64/amd64 within TeX Live

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Sat Oct 11 23:32:41 CEST 2008


Arthur Reutenauer writes:
 > > Is texlua something to do with luatex?
 > 
 >   Yes, it's LuaTeX behaving as pure Lua interpreter (equivalent to
 > "luatex --luaonly" or something like that).  It gives you access to more
 > functionalities than only Lua, since it has a lot of additional Lua
 > libraries included (see the LuaTeX reference manual for these).
 > 
 > > It looks like someone has changed texdoc from shell to "texlua"
 > 
 >   If you mean in TeX Live, yes.  This is very useful for Windows users,
 > in particular, since in we can rely on the same LuaTeX executable being
 > available there.  Are you really unable to compile LuaTeX on OpenBSD?

Maybe only the symlink texlua -> luatex is missing.

Regards,
  Reinhard

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