[NTG-context] A question about the node library in luatex

Jin-Hwan Cho chofchof at ktug.or.kr
Mon May 26 13:52:04 CEST 2008


On May 26, 2008, at 7:34 PM, Taco Hoekwater wrote:

>>> Why don't we use the node library in the lua file "luaetex.lua"?
>>
>> ?
>
> From the manual:
>
>   Commandline processing happens very early on. So early, in fact,  
> that
>   none of TeX's initializations have taken place yet. For that reason,
>   the tables that deal with typesetting, like tex, token, node and  
> pdf,
>   are off-limits during the execution of the startup file

Thanks a lot.

Actually I wanted to load "font-otf.lua" in the file "luaetex.lua",  
but there
were bunch of "node" in that file. I must change my mind.

Best regards, ChoF.


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