[dev-context] Register allocation handling

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Tue May 23 17:45:25 CEST 2006


I've just committed a new version to the repository that uses
omega-style (flat array) register allocation instead of
etex-style (sparse array).

This means that luatex now has 65536 (2^16) of each of the


The marks code is completely new, and not very optimized yet, but
it should not be much worse than pdfetex for a 'normal' document
(when no more than 50 or so separate mark classes).

Cheers, Taco

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