[tex-live] buf-size

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Fri Mar 30 20:14:52 CEST 2007

Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> writes:

> David Kastrup wrote:
>> Change file, or would be a patch to luatex.web (respective to the
>> latest SVN version) be ok?  In other words: if I do the code, will
>> someone else volunteer for turning this into some change file form
>> or other that would make it propagate elsewhere (stable PDFTeX? I
>> suppose it would be somewhat pointless to get it incorporated into
>> eTeX, since eTeX does no longer seem to make it into binaries on
>> its own, but exists mostly just as a changeset).
> Personally, I believe it is better to base yourself on pdftex.

Sigh.  Yet another source to check out.

> I have a system set up where migrating stuff from pdftex to luatex
> is easy for me. When it works, I will port to luatex, no problem. Be
> warned though, the input buffer is not used *only* for file reading.

Yes, thanks.

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum

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