[Dev-luatex] unique node id?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Aug 29 13:45:34 CEST 2010


On 29-8-2010 1:42, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> On 08/29/2010 08:48 AM, Patrick Gundlach wrote:
>>>
>>> Is the following 172 something like I need? How would I access that
>>> (besides string.gsub())?
>
>>> <node nil< 172> nil : hlist 2>
>>
>>
>> I am currently using this number in the middle via tostring() and
>> gsub(). But I'd still like to know if this can be used as an id.
>
> Not now. Perhaps I should alter tostring() to return only
> the middle bit.

no. as it's really helpful to see what the nodes point to .. better 
would be to have a node.tonumber that reports the number

Hans

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