[Dev-luatex] [luatex] Line breaks

Heiko Oberdiek heiko.oberdiek at googlemail.com
Sat Feb 19 14:05:18 CET 2011

On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 01:41:30PM +0100, Paul Isambert wrote:

> >No, the conversion is done by TeX, \directlua sees the \par then.
> Then
> \directlua{
> foo = 1}
> should be read as "\parfoo=1", and it isn't. Or is there something
> I'm missing?

Yes, you example and some testing shows, that it isn't tex.print,
but \directlua seems to remove \par if it has its original meaning.


  foo = 1}

Then Lua sees "barfoo = 1".

Something like the following should fix the OP's problem:

    text = [[
      This is a paragraph
      with some lines.

      This is another paragraph,
      separated from the first
      by a blank line. ]]

Yours sincerely
  Heiko Oberdiek

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