[OS X TeX] TeXShop 2.34
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Jun 4 09:48:04 EDT 2010
On Jun 4, 2010, at 8:37 AM, Victor Ivrii wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 8:45 AM, Herbert Schulz <herbs at wideopenwest.com> wrote:
>> On Jun 4, 2010, at 7:40 AM, Victor Ivrii wrote:
>>> On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 7:49 AM, Steffen Wolfrum
>>> <mactex_ab at st.estfiles.de> wrote:
>>>> Lua"LaTeX" ?!
>>>> Hopefully Hans isn't subscribed to this list ... ;o)
>>> lualatex has been a legitimate terminal command from at least TL2009
>>> and I have run it instead of pdflatex over my monster size book to
>>> find a difference: few extra pages even with microtype loaded
>> I believe that LuaTeX folks have always claimed that they will NOT guarantee that LuaTeX passes the trip test.
>> If the internal microtype support in LuaTeX written in Lua I'd guess it's behavior would be a bit different than the version built into pdftex.
> Over years LuaTeX folks and PDF folks and very well respected experts
> produced a number of contradictory calls which is by no means
> surprising. At least few months ago I found that from many packages
> that I used only microtype had not worked with lualatex but then
> microtype was updated and began to work with lualatex
The microtype that came with TL2009 had all the LuaTeX stuff turned off by default. You actually had to go into the dtx file, change the value of a variable and then regenerate the sty file to activate the LuaTeX version of the commands. I guess that has changed in TL2010 pretest. Of course, other things in microtype may have changed too.
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