[Dev-luatex] Luatex 0.60.2 announcement

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jul 1 09:57:32 CEST 2010


I have just uploaded the archives for a new luatex release, 0.60.2,
a bugfix release for the 0.60 branch.


* Various small portability fixes, especially for non-gcc

* Updated synctex from Jerome Laurens.

* fix bug #406: \pdfliteral hinders hyphenation.

* fix pdf overprinting bug (related to \pdfliteral).

* patch from Akira Kakuto that ensures that only absolute commands
that are inside the %PATH% will be executed in win32's restricted

* fix a buffer overflow in luafontloader.

* fix cross-platform share-ability of generated formats.

* fix a few typos in the manual.

* fix trashing of the null glue spec by attribute reference code.

* documented the deprecated state and brokenness of otp processing.

The archives can be downloaded from supelec as usual:


You could also check out the sources via anonymous svn:

   svn co http://foundry.supelec.fr/svn/luatex/tags/beta-0.60.2

Bugs and feature requests can be added to the issue tracker at


Have fun,

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