[NTG-context] running luatex?

Hans van der Meer hansm at science.uva.nl
Wed Aug 15 13:29:38 CEST 2007


On Aug 15, 2007, at 12:24, Hans Hagen wrote:

> Hans van der Meer wrote:
>> After some hassles (no problem with me, to be expected from something
>> new as luatexbeta) I finally got as far as:
>>
>> compiling and installing luatex, luatools and friends.
>> setting up shell variables.
>> doing "texexec --make --all --luatex"
>>
>> Alas, mag12 tells about installing luatex, it does not tell me how to
>> run things.
>> I thought that "luatex --fmt=cont-en luatest1.tex" would work, but it
>> gives me:
>>   This is luaTeX, Version 3.141592-beta-0.10.2-2007081511 (Web2C  
>> 7.5.6)
>>   I can't find the format file `cont-en.fmt'!
>
> texexec --luatex somefile
>
> or at the top of the file:
>
> % engine=luatex
>

Thanks. Indeed. Should have thought of that myself.

By the way, is there a switch to suppress all those "report >> "  
lines coming out?

Hans van der Meer




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