[Dev-luatex] (fwd) Bug#441595: not all libraries are customized, there is room for improvement

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sat Dec 19 12:28:38 CET 2009

On Sa, 19 Dez 2009, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> But what happens then? Luatex becomes dependent on an external library
> that may or may not be distributed by debian (or anyone else)?

No, only that as long as the libraries in texlua are the same as upstream
I can reuse the the packages in Debian.

And the advantage for you is that there are less changes if you incorporate
new versions of upstream libraries.

I didn't suggest to actually remove the sources from your code!

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
JAIST, Japan            TU Wien, Austria           Debian TeX Task Force
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