[Dev-luatex] Module searching

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Tue Dec 11 08:49:28 CET 2007


Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>>> Perhaps a search path could be hacked by using the output of
>>>   kpsewhich --show-path=texmfscripts
>>> and appending the module directories to each path component.
>>> But:
>>> * LuaTeX's kpse library doesn't have a "show_path" function.
> 
> If you want that (or any other access to existing kpathsea stuff)
> just let me know, it easy to add extra bindings.
> 
>>> * Last but not least, a kpse function is missing for
>>>   searching along the modified path specification.
> 
> That could be a bit harder, because kpathsea does not normally
> change variables after they have been defined, and I am not
> easier to actually extend the kpathsea library itself.

Sorry, please read "not eager".




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