[tex-live] [luatex] Ignored italic correction with lua(la)tex format

Philipp Stephani p.stephani2 at googlemail.com
Sat Oct 8 15:52:50 CEST 2011

2011/10/8 Khaled Hosny <khaledhosny at eglug.org>:
> On Sat, Oct 08, 2011 at 09:36:53AM +0200, Philipp Stephani wrote:
>> 2011/10/8 Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org>:
>> > The catcode
>> > assignments just have to be taken out of lua(la)tex format files
>> Please don't do this. The catcode assignments are totally correct, and
>> it is LuaTeX which is IMHO buggy.
> So we have to live with broken rendering (until next year texlive at
> least) for some dubious benefit of being able to \def\������������?

LuaTeX is still beta, nobody should expect flawlessness. Once a better
italic correction algorithm is found, we can upload a new version of
LuaTeX to TLcontrib.

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