[tex-live] [lltx] Location of recorder file

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Fri May 13 09:15:55 CEST 2011

Le 13/05/2011 02:08, Philipp Stephani a écrit :
> I was utterly wrong in blaming LuaTeX: it's purely a LaTeX problem.
> lualatexquotejobname.tex expands \jobname at every job, forcing TeX to
> prematurely choose a job name before the first input file has been read. This
> can be provoked in any engine and format:
Yep, this is a know problem, documented in lualatex-doc (section \jobname, page
12) for example, and already discussed here:


> This means lualatexquotejobname has to be removed from the format,

Which means stop supporting spaces in file names.

> or at
> least rewritten so that \jobname is never expanded at every job:
I don't see any way to achieve that at the moment.


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